Berkeley College Assistant Chair, Accounting and Finance Joanne Snider

Joanne Snider

Assistant Chair, Accounting and Finance

Larry L. Luing School of Business®


B.A., University of Michigan
M.B.A., Long Island University
D.B.A., Walden University

Professional and Teaching Experience

  • Program Director, Financial Services
  • Faculty, Finance, Larry L. Luing School of Business, Berkeley College, 2009 - present
  • Adjunct Faculty, Queensborough Community College, 2009 - 2012
  • Adjunct Faculty, LaGuardia Community College, 2011 - 2012
  • Online Faculty, Finance, University of Phoenix, Axia College, 2009 - 2010
  • Adjunct Faculty, Oakland University, 2002 - 2003
  • Adjunct Faculty, Oakland Community College, 1991 - 1992
  • Treasurer, Board of Directors, Financial Planning Association - New York, 2016 - 2017
  • Evaluator for Comprehensive Financial Plan Alternative Submissions, CFP Board, 2015 -2016
  • Certified Financial Planner, CararetGrant, Bayside, NY, 2008 - 2013
  • Director of Advanced Planning, The Island Financial Group, 2007 - 2008
  • Financial Consultant, Sovereing Bank, 2006 - 2007
  • Owner/Consultant, Citation Financial, Inc, 1999 - 2006
  • Certified Financial Planner, Hantz Financial Services, 1997 - 1999
  • Certified Financial Planner, American Express Financial Advisors, 1993 - 1997

Presentations, Publications, and Research

  • “Success Strategies for Small Financial Planning Firms,” International Journal of Applied Management and Technology, Snider, J. and Davies, K.J., 2016
  • “Success Factors of Small Business Owners of Independent Financial Planning Firms,” Research Symposium Presentation, Walden University, 2015
  • “U.S. Markets and Institutions,” Copenhagen Business Academy at Berkeley College, 2016
  • CFP® Board Program Directors Conference, 2010 - 2017
  • Berkeley College, Consortium for Critical Writing, Reading, and Thinking, New York, 2012 - 2016, Session Chair 2014
  • International Learning Styles Conference, CUNY Hostos Community College, 2012
  • “Project Based Learning for Business Students: Creation of a Business Plan as a Learning Device,” IRB Approved Study & Presentation, CUNY Queensborough Community College Spring Forum, 2010

Awards and Recognitions

  •  Online Faculty of the Year Award, Berkeley College, 2014

Professional Affiliations

  • Certifications: CFP®, ChFC®, CLU®, EA
  • IRS Enrolled Agent
  • Chartered Financial Consultant
  • Chartered Life Underwriter
  • Certified Financial Planner®
  • Life/health Variable

Other Skills, Interests, and Activities

Interview Topics

Career Opportunities in Financial Services, Financial Planning – Costs & Benefits to Individuals, Financial Planning for Small Business Owners, Effects of Tax Changes on Portfolio Management. Risk Management for Investors, Corporate Financial Analyst Opportunities, Retirement Planning for Average Americans

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