Diane Steele is a Senior Economist/Survey Specialist in the Survey Unit of the World Bank Development Data Group and a member of the Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS) team. She is the administrator of the Living Standards Measurement Study (LSMS) database. She is an expert in household survey design, implementation and analysis. She leads the LSMS-ISA program activities in Burkina Faso. Ms. Steele provides technical assistance to the staff in national statistical institutes on how to implement and analyze nationally representative multi-topic household surveys.