Doug Snyder is a Managing Director for Starboard Value LP. Prior to joining Starboard Value in August 2012, Mr. Snyder was the co-founder of Longbow Capital, an equity long/short fund which managed $1.5 billion. Mr. Snyder began his career within the investment banking division of Goldman Sachs. Mr. Snyder is Vice Chairman of the Board of Trustees of Democracy Prep New York, a network of K-12 charter schools. He also serves on the Board of Trustees of The Buckley School. Mr. Snyder received a B.A. in Government from Georgetown University during which time he spent two years working in the speech writing office of the White House.