DALE W. SNAPE
With over 35 years of Washington experience at Wexler & Walker Public Policy Associates and the White House Office of Management and Budget , Dale Snape offers clients a thorough insider’s knowledge of the federal funding process, an analyst’s interest in policy issues and a seasoned political activist’s insights to congressional leadership and Democratic politics.
Mr. Snape serves as a strategic counselor to major U.S. corporations, trade associations, and non-profit organizations. His expertise helps guide client successes within the United States’ most highly regulated industries. Snape's work includes support for the passage of major trade legislation, financial services reform, Medicare and other health policy reforms, telecommunications policy changes, energy security and appropriations legislation. His work in support of Native Americans has led to the settlement of tribal land and water agreements with the United States and the creation of the Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian. A skilled funding advocate, Mr. Snape assists Wexler & Walker clients with appropriations in the areas of national defense, homeland security and natural resources.
While at OMB, Mr. Snape was awarded the prestigious Professional Achievement Award. He served as Assistant Dean of Student Affairs at Stanford University prior to coming to Washington. Mr. Snape helped organize and remains active in supporting what has become the New Democrat Coalition to sustain moderate, pro-growth Democrats, as well as being an active volunteer advisor to Democratic Senate and House candidates.
Mr. Snape earned both his undergraduate degree and MBA from Stanford University.