Barbara Snyder

Barbara Snyder - Grant Writer


Barbara grew up in Lancaster Township, and her childhood was filled with great times with family and friends. She graduated from J.P. McCaskey High School, earned a bachelor’s degree at The College of Wooster in Ohio, and a Masters of Environmental Science at the University of Texas at Dallas. Throughout her career, Barbara’s employment centered around research, writing, and public relations, often for educational institutions. She was a research associate for the Texas Association of Developing Colleges, Assistant to the Dean at Southern Methodist University, and served as the state-certified Director of The Real Estate School of the Lancaster County Association of Realtors. She also served as the Director of Alumni Relations for Lancaster Country Day School. Her position as grant writer for the Children Deserve a Chance Foundation allows her to use her writing skills to help advance and expand the Attollo Program, and she enthusiastically supports our mission statement of “empowering youth with the skills required to rise above obstacles and become more than they once believed possible.”.