EJ Snyder Biography
Born Errol James Snyder Jr., EJ Snyder is a survivalist, actor, and a retired US Army veteran . He served in the Army for over 25 years, and served in the Infantry and Air borne Units. Moreover, Snyder served as a Drill Sergeant, Survival and Tracking Instructor.
After his retirement from the Army, Snyder continued training future soldiers on survival skills as an independent government contractor. Moreover, Snyder is a television personality. He is known in the world of television reality. Snyder appeared on the Discovery Channel’s reality series Naked and Afraid and Naked and Afraid XL.
EJ Snyder Age | Birthday
Snyder, who is a Army veteran and also a Naked and Afraid XL star is 56 years old as of 2021. He was born on December 3, 1965. Snyder celebrates his birthday on the 3rd of December each year.
EJ Snyder Family
Snyder was born in Englewood, New Jersey, the United States to his parents. He revealed that his parents divorced when he was around 10 years. Following his parents divorce, Snyder’s mother raised Snyder and his younger brother Jeff as a single mother. He further revealed that his worked three jobs to provide for them. Unfortunately, Snyder’s brother passed away at the age of 22. Further Details about Snyder’s family are under review.
EJ Snyder Height
Snyder stands at a height measurement of 6 feet and 3 inches (1.91 meters)
EJ Snyder Wife
Snyder is married to his wife Amy Snyder, his 2014 co-star on Naked and Afraid. The pair appeared together on the Discovery Channel reality series Naked and Afraid (2014).
EJ Snyder Children
Snyder, together with his wife Amy has two children; a son Tyler Snyder and daughter Kassidy Snyder.
EJ Snyder Career
Snyder is a highly decorated retired Army veteran. He served in the United States Army for over 25 years. He served in the Infantry and Airborne units. Snyder was part of the team in Operation Iraqi Freedom (2004) and the 1991 Gulf War. While in the Army, he earned the nickname ‘Skullcrusher’
Moreover, Taylor served as a Survival and Tracking Instructor, Ranger Instructor, and Drill Sergeant. After his retirement from the Army, he continued training future soldiers on survival skills as an independent government contractor at the US Army SERE School.
Additionally, Snyder is television reality personality and actor. He portrayed the role of Redfern on Lost, a popular TV series and appeared as himself on Patton 360, a documentary series. Snyder also appeared on the Discovery Channel’s reality series Naked and Afraid and also on Naked and Afraid XL (2022).
The Army veteran currently is a motivational speaker and offers survival skills training.
EJ Snyder Naked and Afraid XL
Snyder is one of the cast members of the season 8 of the Discovery Channel’s reality series Naked and Afraid XL. He is a retired Army Veteran and a New Jersey native.
Naked and Afraid XL season 8 premiered on May 01, 2022, at 8 PM ET/PT on Discovery Channel and it follows “eight XL rookies looking to last 40 days, while four All-Stars try to become Legends and conquer 60 days.”
In season 8 of Naked and Afraid XL, four veterans take on an epic 60-day challenge lead a new generation of challengers eager to earn their 40-day stripes. The survivalists will spread across one hundred miles of ruthless Peruvian Amazon jungle.
Naked and Afraid XL Season 8 Cast
The other cast members of Naked and Afraid XL (2022) on Discovery Channel include:
EJ Snyder Net worth
Snyder has an estimated net worth of 800K- $1 million. He is a motivational speaker and a survival skills trainer and instructor. Snyder is also a television personality and a retired Army veteran. He appears on Discovery Channel’s reality series Naked and Afraid XL.