J.H. Snider is the President of iSolon.org. During Spring Semester 2008 he was a Fellow at the Harvard Kennedy School of Government's Shorenstein Center on the Press, Politics and Public Policy. From 2001 to 2007, he was a Senior Research Fellow and Research Director at the New America Foundation, where his work focused on information policy, including telecommunications policy, e-democracy, and e-education. Snider came to the New America Foundation after serving a year as an American Political Science Association Congressional Fellow in Communications and Public Policy, where he worked on the personal staff of U.S. Senator Ron Wyden and on the Judiciary Committee minority staff of U.S. Senator Patrick Leahy. Previously, he served as a University Fellow in the Department of Political Science at Northwestern University, and a Non-Profit Management Fellow and Senior Research Assistant at the Harvard Business School. Snider has a Ph.D. in American Government (with a specialty in political communications) from Northwestern University, an M.B.A. from the Harvard Business School, and an undergraduate degree in Social Studies from Harvard College.