Drew SnyderExecutive Director, Office of the Governor at Mississippi Division of Medicaid
Drew Snyder is the Executive Director of the Division of Medicaid. In this role, Snyder administers Mississippi’s Medicaid program, where he leads a team over 900 employees in ensuring access to quality care to approximately 720,000 Mississippians.
Snyder joins the Division of Medicaid having served in several public sector leadership roles, including most recently as Deputy Chief of Staff, Policy Director, and Legal Counsel for Governor Phil Bryant. Prior to joining the Governor’s Office, Snyder was as an Assistant Secretary of State for Delbert Hosemann.
Snyder serves on the Mississippi Public Employees’ Retirement System Board of Trustees and is the past chair of the Business Law Section of the Mississippi Bar. He also is a member of the Uniform Law Commission. Before entering the public sector, Snyder practiced law at Hollingsworth LLP in Washington D.C., specializing in complex and multi-district litigation, with a focus on pharmaceutical and medical device matters.
A native of Eupora, Snyder received a bachelor’s degree from the University of Mississippi and was inducted into the university’s Hall of Fame. He earned a juris doctorate from University of Virginia School of Law. Snyder and his wife Camille have a 2-year-old son and live in Jackson