Jason Snider is in his sixth year as Georgia Tech's Director of Football Operations.
As Director of Football Operations, Snider works closely with head coach Paul Johnson overseeing all aspects of the program's day-to-day support operations. Snider implements, builds, and develops the team budget, oversees business contracting, team travel, personnel, and facility upgrades and renovations. He also serves as the football liaison for the Football Coaches' Committee.
Snider came to Tech in January of 2008 as assistant director of football operations and was promoted to the director of operations seven months later.
A native of McArthur, Ohio, Snider received an appointment to the U.S. Naval Academy from Ohio Governor Ted Strickland. Snider went on to graduate from the Academy in 1999 with a degree in political science. As a Midshipman, Snider was a three-year varsity letterwinner and starting defensive tackle on the 1996 Aloha Bowl team. He later went on to become the 1998 defensive captain and member of the Annapolis Touchdown Club.
Following graduation, Snider served as the communications officer aboard USS Robert G. Bradley and Officer of the Deck aboard USS Harry S. Truman. On March 20, 2003, Snider was the acting Officer of the Deck aboard the Truman when the United States launched initial attacks against Iraq.
After his service in the Eastern Mediterranean Sea, Snider returned to the Naval Academy and worked on Paul Johnson's staff for two years, serving as director of football operations and assistant defensive line coach. In 2004, he helped mentor a Navy team that finished 10-2 and earned a win over New Mexico in the 2004 Emerald Bowl in San Francisco.
Prior to his arrival at Georgia Tech, Snider served as the athletic director at Jackson High School in Jackson, Ohio. In July of 2007, he was appointed to Rio Grande Community College's Board of Trustees. He is the owner of The Annapolis Co. and Mound Hill Farms.
Snider was married to the former Carrie King of Houston, Texas, in July 2011. The couple resides in Atlanta.