Myra Snyder, Global Business Development Professional

Myra Snyder is a former Board Member of Bear Necessities Pediatric Cancer Foundation and Co-Chair of the Board Development Committee.  As a retired IBM executive with over 25 years leadership experience in US and Asia, Ms. Snyder is recognized as a trusted advisor by clients and partners through her roles in finance, sales, marketing and startups which leverage innovative technology solutions to improve outcomes.

Ms. Snyder has served as Marketing Work Group Subcommittee Chair, and IBM liaison to Continua Health Alliance, a nonprofit global alliance to promote adoption of telehealth solutions to manage chronic disease, improve quality of life, and reduce healthcare costs.  She received an MBA degree in Finance from the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.  She is actively engaged with Sarah E Goode STEM Academy in Chicago, PMI Chicagoland, and Chicago Ideas Week.  Ms. Snyder received the U.S. President’s Lifetime Achievement Award in 2015 for commitment to building a stronger nation through volunteer service.