Sean Snider serves as the Director for the University of La Verne Small Business Development Center (SBDC) where he is responsible for delivering client services, working with community stakeholders and leading a team of professionals to assist local businesses to start and/or grow their businesses. Prior to joining the University of La Verne Mr. Snider served as the Regional Associate Director for the Orange County / Inland Empire SBDC Network at CSU Fullerton’s College of Business & Economics where he provided strategic direction to assist the SBDC network to achieve over $162 million in economic impact. Mr. Snider grew up working for a family owned small business in Middleburg, Virginia where he developed a passion for small business. Mr. Snider holds a Bachelor’s of Arts (B.A.) in Business Administration concentrating in Entrepreneurial Management as well as a Masters in Business Administration (M.B.A.) in Entrepreneurship from Cal State University, San Bernardino.