Dr. Robbins earned her BBA from Texas Southern University, MBA degree from University of Houston and Doctorate in Instructional Technology from University of Houston. Prior to teaching at UHD, she worked for Prudential Insurance Company, IBM, and she taught at College of the Mainland in Texas City, TX, where she was a Coordinator for Cooperative Education. She has served as a reviewer for the NSF (TUES Type 1 proposals) and NASA (2011 EONS MUREP Small Projects proposals for Transformational Performance in STEM Using Innovative Solutions) grants. She has published several journal articles. She has been an Advanced Placement (AP) Exam Reader. Additionally, she has served as a board member of the Association for Computer Educators in Texas (ACET).