Margot Snowdon, granddaughter of Arthur B. Hill, is the retired founder and director of the Yoga Room in Jackson, Wyoming. Margot studied at the Iyengar Institute in San Francisco, California, as well as the Iyengar Institute in Pune, India and was a certified Iyengar teacher. In 1997, she began in-depth study with John Friend and became a certified Anusara Teacher and Teacher Trainer in 2000. The Yoga Room was founded in 1985 as the first yoga center in Jackson Hole and became a dedicated Anusara Yoga studio in 2002.
Margot received her B.A. from the University of Pennsylvania and her M.S. in Education from the University of Wisconsin. She formerly worked in the field of Special Needs Education both at Boston College and in the greater Boston region. Beyond the Hill-Snowdon Foundation, her current philanthropic focus is on partnering with organizations in her home community of Jackson Hole, Wyoming which address health care, affordable housing, women’s and/or environmental issues. In addition, Margot maintains an active involvement with horses, skiing and mountaineering.