Alex Snider was born in Alaska but has called the City of Hewitt home for the past six years. Snider lives in Hewitt with his wife of 23 years and has three boys and a girl. Immediately after graduating high school, Snider joined the United States Navy, where he served for 23 years as an Aviation Electronics Technician and worked on multiple aircrafts. He specialized in avionic systems, flight operations, heavy maintenance, and manpower management. He retired as a decorated veteran with the rank of Senior Chief. His awards include multiple Navy Commendation medals, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, and Global War on Terrorism Medal.
Snider has served as the City Council At Large position since 2012, and he considers his greatest accomplishment to be the general stability of the City of Hewitt. According to Snider, the fact that the City stays in good standing financially allows for measured growth while sustaining the infrastructure. Personally, he considers his greatest accomplishments to be the blessing of his family and his service in the United States Navy. He is also an active member of Hewitt Community Church.