Mr. Snider was first elected to the Pinal County Board of Supervisors in November 2004 and took office on January 1, 2005 - He served two terms, leaving office at the end of 2012. Prior to his election, Mr. Snider worked for the City of Casa Grande for 26 years as Library Director, as well as Interim and Acting City Manager on occasion. He was an elected member of the Casa Grande Elementary School District Governing Board (1992 - 2004) and served as its President for seven of those years, was again elected to CGESD's Governing Board in November 2014.
Mr. Snider has been a member of the Latino Familia Initiative since 2004 and currently serves as a Board Member for LFI. He also serves as the Vice Chair of the Groundwater Users Advisory Council (Pinal Active Management Area).
Mr. Snider also chairs the Pinal County Water Augmentation Authority and serves as Secretary on the Board of Directors of Against Abuse, Inc. He is currently a member of the Arizona Town Hall Research Committee and the Local Drought Impact Group (drought preparedness) for Pinal County. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree from American University of Beirut (Lebanon) and earned his Master of Science in Library Science degree from Wayne State University.