WILLIAMSBURG, Va., March 5, 2013 – Burson Taylor Snyder of Alexandria was appointed by Virginia Governor Robert F. McDonnell to the Board of Trustees of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation, a state agency that operates Jamestown Settlement and Yorktown Victory Center history museums and conducts outreach education programs in public schools across Virginia.
Currently deputy chief of staff to U.S. Senator Roy Blunt of Missouri, Ms. Snyder has worked the past 15 years as a communicator for political campaigns and U.S. Congressional leadership. She serves on the Advisory Board of KIPP DC charter schools and on the National Alumnae Board of Hutchison School. She studied journalism at the University of Missouri-Columbia.
Ms. Snyder’s term on the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation board, which is comprised of General Assembly members, state officials, and gubernatorial and board appointees, is through June 2016.