Burson Snyder has had successful careers in government and entrepreneurial ventures. She is a co-founder of the Virginia 30 Day Fund, a non-profit she and her husband established during the COVID-19 pandemic to provide fully forgivable loans to Virginia-based small businesses. Over a 20-year period, she held staff positions with the U.S. House Majority Whip, Senators Roy Blunt (Mo.), Fred Thompson (Tenn.), and Paul Coverdell (Ga.), and the Senate Republican Conference. Burson also served on the Board of the Jamestown-Yorktown Foundation.