Building Science Instructional Specialist, Clean Energy Center
- 570.320.2400 ext. 3318
- Penn College at Harrisburg
Dawn Snyder has a background in Construction Design, HVAC, Agriculture, and Education. Prior to working at Penn College, Dawn worked for over 20 years in the construction field as a Designer/Project Manager as well as at Solar Innovations Inc. as a Sales Designer. She has nearly two decades of experience teaching secondary and adult education classes, including at Upper Dauphin Area School District as a K-12 substitute teacher while also serving on the building maintenance staff where she was responsible for HVAC maintenance and groundskeeping.
Dawn has Bachelor’s Degrees in Dairy Production from Penn State University and Design and Drafting from Bradley Academy. She’s achieved numerous national credentials related to building science and healthy home retrofits including BPI Building Analyst, BPI Building Science Principles, OSHA 10 Construction, and EPA RRP Certified Lead Renovator.
In addition, Dawn is retired as a third-generation dairy farmer and she is an honorary FFA member.