Donna Snyder, M.Ed.

Director of Early Childhood & Family Engagement

Donna comes to the Sari Isdaner Early Childhood Center with over 30 years of experience in early childhood education.  Donna’s first years of her education/early childhood career began in the classroom- she was a teacher’s assistant, a nursery, pre-k and kindergarten teacher, director and regional director of early learning centers in Pennsylvania. She has extensive experience working with various organizations on local, state and national levels in program administration, development of strategies for schools, teachers and students.

Most recently, Donna served as a manager at ASCD (previously known as the Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development) and was responsible for the implementation of the Whole Child approach, dedicated to providing exceptional development and education for every child.

Donna previously served as a director of program development and field services at Rutgers University to develop positive environments in school districts across New Jersey.  She has also worked with the New Jersey State Department of Education as an education director and educational consultant for early childhood.

Donna has a Bachelors degree in Fine Arts and a Masters degree in Education with a focus on Early Childhood from Arcadia University, Glenside, Pennsylvania (previously Beaver College). She lives in Marlton with her husband and enjoys her family; her daughter and son-in-law and stepdaughter.