Christian Snyder lives in Ohio and was born in 1996.
• For a class project on careers, Christian based his on being a reporter.
• Christian plays percussion in his school band where he has learned to play multiple instruments, such as different types of drums and xylophones.
• In an improv problem-solving program, Christian and his team were given 30 minutes to create a six-minute skit out of certain elements, and they finished first in regionals and placed top 10 in the state.
"I love knowing what is happening around me and in the world. That's why I want to be a journalist."