Rose Kreider oversees the U.S. Census Bureau’s Fertility and Family Statistics Branch, which is responsible for subject matter including demographic trends in families and households, children’s living arrangements, child care, child well-being, grandparents and grandchildren, parental mortality, fertility, parental leave, marital status, and marital history. The branch works with content in the American Community Survey, the Current Population Survey’s Annual Social and Economic Supplement and the Fertility Supplement, the Survey of Income and Program Participation and the Decennial Census, including the Island Areas Census. Kreider joined the Census Bureau in 2000, after earning a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Maryland. This article is released to inform interested parties of ongoing research and to encourage discussion of work in progress. The views expressed on statistical or methodological issues are those of the author and not necessarily those of the U.S. Census Bureau.