Dorinda N. Noble, Ph.D., LCSW, previously served as Director of Social Work at Texas State. Dr. Noble taught at both Texas Tech University and Louisiana State University before joining Texas State. A graduate of Tulane University and the University of Texas-Austin, Dr. Noble is active in scholarship and teaching in the areas of supervision, ethics, and social work regulation. Dr. Noble served on the Louisiana licensing board (appointed two times by different governors), and on the Texas social work regulatory board (a gubernatorial appointment), so she has been active in social work regulation for almost twenty years. She currently serves as President of the Association of Social Work Boards.