Cathy Snyder is a Director in the Office of Contract and Grant Accounting (OCGA) responsible for the cost accounting activities at Vanderbilt University. The cost accounting area encompasses the facilities and administrative and fringe benefit rate development and negotiation for the institution, service center rate development, and facilities and administrative rate calculations for the Medicare Cost Report and unrelated business income activities. She also manages fixed assets for the University.
Cathy has held positions in the grants management area and the cost accounting area since 1985. Prior to her work at Vanderbilt University, she held a management position in the Business Office at State University of New York, Central Administration. She is currently an active member of the Council of Governmental Relations (COGR), National Council of University Research Administrators (NCURA), and the Comprehensive Rate Information System (CRIS) users group.