It is the mission of the Office of the Vice Chancellor for Finance & Administration to provide high quality customer service to all students, faculty, staff, administrators, vendors and the community, and to work toward fulfilling the strategic goals of the District. This will be accomplished by adopting and embracing the District values of integrity, communication, community, academic freedom, and accountability.
Diane E. Snyder is Vice Chancellor for Finance and Administration at Alamo Colleges, San Antonio. Diane is responsible for Financial Planning, Human Resources, Facilities Planning and Management, Accounting, Business Services, Student Financial Aid, and Public Safety. She also guides the nine-member, elected Board of Trustees on matters related to Alamo Colleges’ $500 million annual operating and capital budget. Diane has more than 20 years of progressively responsible experience in public accounting, operations and financial management; with a proven track record of improving operational controls and efficiencies, especially in turnaround and high growth situations.
Prior to joining Alamo Colleges in 2008, Diane was an Executive Director for over twelve years for AT&T where she managed staffs of up to 225 employees and budgets of $5 million - $2.5 billion in such varied areas as accounting, internal audit, purchasing, inventory control/fulfillment, billing and revenue assurance, and call centers. At Price Waterhouse during 1987 to 1996, Diane managed audit assurance, compliance, merger and internal control assessments for a diverse client base including Mary Kay Cosmetics and East Texas Baptist University.
Diane is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Higher Education Administration at the University of Texas at Austin. She holds a Master of Science degree in Accounting from University of North Texas, with a Bachelor of Science degree in Organizational Behavior from Leslie College. She is an active member of the Financial Executives Institute, Texas Society of Certified Public Accountants and Texas Assoc. of Community College Business Officers. The San Antonio Business Journal recognized Ms. Snyder as Best CFO 2010 Education Category.