Snyder and Associates
History of Snyder & Company


Our founder, John Snyder, started the firm in November 1967 as a partnership. Over the years, the firm ebbed and flowed, with new partners, new locations and various iterations of the firm.

September 1984: Company merges with another Lancaster firm. Company moves to 110 East Main Street.

December 1, 1991: John Snyder and Susie Freeland form Snyder, Freeland & Company. Many of the staff with the original firm move with John and Susie. Company opens office at 415 E. Main Street.

June 1997: Company moves to third floor of the Fairfield Federal Building, corner of Main and Broad streets.

2000: Susie Freeland leaves the company to teach accounting at Ohio University.

January 2001: Linda Sheridan is admitted as a partner. Firm name changes to Snyder & Company.

December 2003: Snyder & Company moves to 129 West Chestnut Street, adding accessibility and convenience for clients.

August 2004: Victor Christopher is admitted as the newest partner.

Present Day: Victor and Linda continue to ensure the firm’s growth into the next generation with the same personalized services and core values John began his practice with more than 45 years ago.


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