Krista Snyder


Executive Director

501 East High Street
Potosi, MO 63664

Phone: 573-438-6196

Fax: 573-438-3676

Mobile: 573-210-4296

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Krista Snyder

Krista K. (Brand) Snyder, Executive Director of the Washington County Industrial Development Authority Economic Development is striving to maintain and grow the community to make it a better place for the future of our children by working with the local organizations to build the integrity of our county.

Krista is currently attending the Oklahoma University Economical Development Institute and will be graduating in November 2010.  She is also attending grant writing courses to be able to assist the community with new opportunities for entrepreneurs and local business to expand and prosper.

As a native to Washington County and a graduate of Potosi High School she has lived only 6 years outside of the county, but Potosi is the place to call home. 
After high school graduation she pursued college by attending Mineral Area College in Flat River (Park Hills), MO and obtaining 30 credit hours before transferring to ITT Technical Institute in Earth City, MO and graduating with Honors with an Associates Degree in Applied Physics with a major in Computer Aided Drafting and Design.

Commuting to St. Louis while living in Potosi, MO for nearly 13 years she gained experience in the Telecommunication Industry while contracted to Southwestern Bell, AT&T though Lucent Technologies in Town and County, MO.  During this time she married David Snyder and recently celebrated 18 years of marriage in June of 2010. From this marriage they have a daughter, Courtney age 12 and a son, Jacob age 8.

Following this career, she became more dedicated to her new family and switched careers and became involved in the Real Estate Industry.  In March 2003 she became a Licensed Real Estate Salesperson and October 2006 became a Real Estate Broker and managed an office for Coldwell Banker Gundaker in Washington County and now owns and operates KS Real Estate.

Now as a dual career professional she is dedicated to the community as the Assistant Director by reporting with the Executive Director to Washington County Industrial Development Authority Board and the City of Potosi Industrial Development Authority Board monthly as well as serving on the Washington County Airport Board, Washington County Leadership Committee, Enhancements (Sheltered Workshop) Board, Secretary of the Potosi Skate Park Board and a member of the Potosi Chamber of Commerce and the Home Grown Farm Tour Committee.



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