Jennifer Robinson is a member of SAS’s U.S. Government Practice, working to help local governments maximize the use of their data through data integration, data management and analytics. Jennifer has a background in software development and municipal leadership. She co-wrote the book A Practical Guide to Analytics for Government and is featured in the book Smart Cities, Smart Future. She has served as a Councilwoman for Cary, NC since 1999 and is a member of several boards that promote the success of cities. Jennifer advocates for the use of emerging technologies to make local governments more effective.