Jill Marie Snyder
About the Author
Retired from a corporate career, Jill Marie Snyder has a B.A. in Urban Studies from the University of Connecticut and an M.A. in Communication from Fairfield University. In addition, she has completed Boston University’s Principles of Genealogy course.
Since its founding in 2006, Jill has served on the board of the Community Healing Network, Inc. Its mission is to “mobilize Black people across the African Diaspora to heal from the trauma caused by centuries of anti-Black racism, free ourselves of deadly stereotypes and reclaim our dignity and humanity as people of African descent.“
Jill is currently researching prominent African Americans living in New Haven, Connecticut in the 1800’s.
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Jill Marie Snyder is available for readings, book signings, family history workshops,
and speaking engagements.