Mr. Rick Snider

Biography

Mr. Rick Snider is a native of Princeton, West Virginia.   He accepted Jesus Christ as his personal savior at age eighteen, while serving in the USAF.  He began his career in Computer Science in the Air Force, and continued in this field in both military and civilian positions for 25 years, earning a B.S. in Computer Science (Troy State University, Alabama) and a Master of Business Administration (Auburn University, Alabama) during his tenure in the Air Force.  The Lord called him to pursue a ministry education in 2003, when he enrolled in Piedmont’s graduate program.  In 2005, he joined the staff of Piedmont Baptist College as Director of Technology, and completed both Master of Ministry and Master of Biblical Studies degrees in 2006.  Mr. Snider is presently pursuing a Ph.D. in Theology with the Piedmont Baptist Graduate School, and serves as part-time faculty with the Bible department.  He has served on the pastoral staff at Westside Fellowship in Elon, N.C.  He and his wife Shelia reside on-campus in Stevens Hall, and have been blessed by the Lord with two sons, Christopher and Steven. Their older son, Chris, was called home to the Lord in June of 2009.

Education
B.S. Troy State University
M.B.A. Auburn University
M.Min. Piedmont Graduate School
M.A.B.S Piedmont Graduate School
Ph.D. Piedmont Graduate School (in-progress)

Contact Mr. Snider
Email: sniderr@piedmontu.edu
PHone: 336-714-7932
Office: Stevens Hall (First Floor)