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SRU Good News for Sept. 21, 2010


SRU graduate heads Hoffman Homes in Gettysburg


GETTYSBURG - C. Mitchell Snider, a 1978 Slippery Rock University physical education graduate has been named executive director of Hoffman Homes by the company’s board of directors.

Snider has been employed at Hoffman Homes since 1978, starting as a live-in youth care worker with his wife, Gail, just 10 days after they were married, according to a story on Public Opinion Online. Hoffman Homes treats boys and girls ages 6 to 18 with a mental health diagnosis.

Snider has served in a number of posts, including case manager, assistant director of residential services, director of finance and, most recently, as associate director.

Following graduation from SRU, he went on to earn his master of business administration degree from Mount Saint Mary's University.


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