Mr. Snow serves as President of the Rapid City Economic Development Partnership, a public/private non-profit organization that works to broaden the economic base and create new economic opportunities for residents of Rapid City and the Rushmore Region of South Dakota.
Prior to joining the Partnership in 2009, he was based in Denver, Colorado where he served in several economic development leadership capacities, including Executive Director for the Parker Economic Development Council, President and CEO of the Parker Chamber of Commerce, and Business Development Manager for the Southeast Business Partnership.
He has over 22 years of experience working with leaders in both the public and private sectors, serving in various capacities of commercial real estate acquisitions, development, investment analysis, project management and market research as well as economic development. During his career, he has had the opportunity to travel throughout the United States and interface with multiple communities, both large and small, while completing many successful real estate and community development projects.
He received a Bachelor of Science Degree in Business Administration (Real Estate Emphasis) from the W.P. Carey School of Business at Arizona State University in Tempe, Arizona and is actively involved in CoreNet Global, International Economic Development Council, International Council of Shopping Centers, Urban Land Institute, Black Hills Community Economic Development, South Dakota Chamber and Economic Development Council, Black Hills Business Council, Rapid City Area Chamber of Commerce and many other educational, civic and business organizations. His personal interests include camping, fishing, reading, racquetball, basketball and spending time with his wife Kimberlee and their four children.