STATEMENT OF QUALIFICATION FOR MARC ALAN SNYDER

 

WORK HISTORY

1995- Present-Attorney, Solo Practitioner practicing Wills Trusts and Estates Law specializing in helping families with adults and children with disabilities, Colorado Springs, Colorado.
1987- 1994- Settlement/Closing Attorney, Courtstreet Title Services, Inc., Rockville, Maryland.
1990-1994- Vice President, Courtstreet Title Services, Inc., Rockville, Maryland.

EDUCATION

Emory University School of Law, Atlanta, Georgia- J.D. Law Degree awarded in August in 1987.
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia- B.A. Degree in Political Science awarded in June, 1982.
Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia-B.A. Degree in Economics awarded in June, 1982.

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Georgia Bar Association- Admitted in 1989.
Colorado Bar Association- Admitted in 1995.

PUBLIC SERVICE

2010- 2016: Mayor, City of Manitou Springs, Colorado.
First elected November 2009; Re-elected (unopposed) November 2011 and November 2013.
2004- 2010: City Council-member at-large (city wide), City of Manitou Springs, Colorado.
First elected November 2003; re-elected 2007.
2001-2002: Chair, Save Open Space Issue Committee.
Author and campaign chair for successful ballot measure to extend City’s open space sales
and property taxes.
2000- 2003: Planning Commissioner, City of Manitou Springs, Colorado.
1997 -2000: Chair, Open Space Advisory Committee, City of Manitou Springs, Colorado.

REGIONAL BOARDS AND COMMISSIONS

2004- 2016: Board Member Pikes Peak Rural Transportation Authority.
2004- 2016: Board Member, Pikes Peak Council of Governments.
Elected Board Chair for 2015.
2009- 2011: Board Member, El Paso County Board of Health, El Paso County Colorado.
Representing the small Cities and Towns of El Paso County.
2006- 2010: Board Member, Pikes Peak Regional Building Commission.
Representing the small Cities and Towns.
Elected Chair 2008- 2010.
2004- 2006: Manitou Springs Representative, Pikes Peak Regional Building Advisory Board.
2010- 2011: Chair, Future of Regional Transit Steering Committee.
2010- 2011: Member, Pikes Peak Sustainability Consensus Committee.
2009- 2012: Board Member, Colorado Springs Regional Economic Development Corporation.
2007- Present: Board Member, Manitou Springs Urban Renewal Authority.
Currently serving as Vice-Chair.
2009- Present: Board Member, Pikes Peak Restorative Justice Council.
2004- 2009: Board Member, Manitou Springs Restorative Justice Counci.l
2016- Present: Restorative Justice Representative to the Peak Military Care Network.
1990- 1994: Board Member, Habitat for Humanity of Prince George’s County, Maryland.
1992-1994 served as Board Chair.

AWARDS

2002: Manitou Springs Open Space Citizen of the Year.
2016: Manni award for Public Service.