Tampa student and veteran, Lawne Snyder and Student Veterans of America advisor, Victor Villeda pose proudly with a donated wooden American flag piece to be displayed in the SVA room on campus. Lawne created the piece himself and wanted to share it with fellow student veterans.


In between creating inspirational work and being a full-time student, Lawne has also created Koda’s Choice. Koda’s Choice is a 501c(3) non-profit that specializes in placing trained service animals with veterans suffering from PTSD and traumatic brain injuries.