August 15, 2011
For Immediate Release
Fort Wayne, IN – Indiana Tech President Dr. Arthur E. Snyder has been re-elected by the Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference presidents to a second three-year term as the WHAC conference representative on the National Association of Intercollegiate Athletics (NAIA) Council of Presidents. This will extend Dr. Snyder’s term through December 31, 2014.
“One of the more effective ways to influence NAIA policy is through your representative on the Council of Presidents,” said Jim Carr, President and CEO of the NAIA. “I am confident Dr. Snyder will continue to serve your conference well.”
The NAIA Council of Presidents is the primary governing body of the NAIA, which oversees athletic programs at its nearly 300 member colleges and universities in the United States and Canada.
Dr. Snyder is in his ninth year as president of Indiana Tech and has overseen growth in the university’s total enrollment as well as in the athletic programs. The university has added men’s and women’s lacrosse and men’s and women’s bowling in recent years and will debut wrestling during the 2011-2012 academic year.
In addition to his position at Indiana Tech, Dr. Snyder serves as chairman of the Sisters of Providence Mission Advisory Board and chairman of the Downtown Educational Partnership. He is also a member of Fort Wayne Business Forum and Quest Club.
For more information on Indiana Tech athletics please call the Athletic Office at 260-422-5561 ext. 2262 or visit our website at http://www.indianatech.edu/athletics