Richard J. Snyder Esq.
Richard Snyder is Of Counsel to the law firm of Duane Morris, LLP and a member of the firm's corporate, real estate, banking, and international practice groups. He is admitted to the bars of the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, State of Vermont, U.S. Supreme Court and others. Richard is a member of the American, Massachusetts, Boston and Vermont Bar associations. He is a fellow of the Massachusetts Bar Foundation.
Richard is former chair of the Babson College Board of Trustees, the Babson College Corporation and the Babson College Board of Overseers, as well as a former president of the Alumni Association. Currently he serves as Trustee Emeritus and is a member of the College's Audit Committee. He serves on the leadership committee of the Babson's Global Advisory Board.
As a strong supporter of the BAC, Richard has served as an Overseer since 2008. He is a member of the Audit Committee and served on several task groups involved in drafting the new BAC Strategic Plan for 2012-17. Richard also has been appointed to several governance task groups, and this past year helped draft the new set of BAC By-laws.
Richard has received numerous awards of recognition for his leadership and service to Babson, as well as to numerous governmental, community service, and arts organizations and consortia. These include currently serving on boards at WBUR public radio, Save the Harbor Save the Bay, Boston Architectural College, Cambridge College, and the Greater Boston Chamber of Commerce.
He is a member of the Boston City to City leadership group, and Chair of the Nahant, Massachusetts Planning Board. He has served as Chair of the Massachusetts Corporation for Educational Telecommunications. Most recently the Babson College Award for Service to the College was renamed in his honor.