Anne Snyder is the Director of The Character Initiative at The Philanthropy Roundtable and a Fellow at the Center for Opportunity Urbanism, a Houston-based think tank that explores how cities can drive opportunity and social mobility for the bulk of their citizens.
Prior to jumping to the Lonestar state, she worked at The New York Times in Washington, as well as World Affairs Journal and the Ethics and Public Policy Center. She holds a Master’s degree in journalism from Georgetown University and a B.A. in philosophy and international relations from Wheaton College (IL). Anne is an advisor to Sea Dog Theater and serves as a trustee for the Center for Public Justice as well as the Hyde Park Institute at the University of Chicago. Alongside her contributions to Comment, Anne has published in The Atlantic Monthly, The Washington Post, National Journal, Philanthropy Magazine, Orange County Register, Houston Business Journal, The Institute for Family Studies, FaithStreet, Verily, Humane Pursuits</> and FareForward.