SJ Snyder believes that diversity, equity and inclusivity is the pathway to equality. SJ’s role as CLI’s Associate Director affords her the opportunity to work directly with the CEO in all aspects of operations, while focusing on providing the highest level of programming. SJ is an anti-racist in the Black Lives Matter movement and an active ally for diverse legal professionals.
SJ has a strong passion to create an atmosphere of inclusion and equity for the younger generations of law students and lawyers entering the legal community.
Prior to joining CLI, SJ served as a senior paralegal at Sara Scott Law LLC. In that capacity, she conducted research on pertinent issues, drafted motions, and communicated with clients on a daily basis—honing her communication skills. During that time, she participated in a 40-hour mediation training that aids in her ability to effectively problem solve with compassion.
SJ received her Bachelor’s in Science in Community Health from Texas A&M University, cum laude.