Introducing Harry Snyder
For more than two decades Harry Snyder, President and CEO (Superintendent) of Great Oaks Career Campuses, has been committed to ensuring that youth and adults are prepared with the competitive skills necessary for economic growth. Because he understands that this means business and education working together, he has become a major voice in workforce training.
In 2014, the Great Oaks Board of Directors named Harry its fifth President and CEO. He is responsible for four campuses and career training for over 19,000 youth and 18,000 adults from 36 school districts. Great Oaks is one of the largest career-technical school districts in the country.
Great Oaks has been named a Cincinnati Enquirer Top Workplace for 4 consecutive years. Harry has been acknowledged multiple times as a Cincy Magazine Power 100 recipient.
Harry has resided in Southwest Ohio his entire life. Presently he resides outside of Batavia with his wife Janet and two daughters. Their son serves as a 1st Lieutenant in the Marine Corps.
He is actively involved in several community organizations.