Julie S. Snyder, MSN, RN-BC

Lecturer, School of Nursing, College of Healthcare Sciences


Julie Snyder has over 40 years of experience in nursing, with over 25 years spent in various roles as a nurse educator. She received her Masters in Nursing Education at Old Dominion University, and is currently enrolled in the doctoral program for Adult Education at Regent University. She has been a nurse educator at three hospitals in the Tidewater area, and was an adjunct faculty member of the School of Nursing at Old Dominion University for over 10 years. In addition, she has worked as a reviewer, ancillary writer and author for Elsevier for over 20 years on various nursing publications and projects. She has lived in Virginia Beach for most of her life, after spending her early years traveling as part of a Navy family. She has been married to Jonathan since 1980, and enjoys life with her parents, daughter and son-in-law, and two grandchildren. She and her husband enjoy photographing birds in the rural areas of Pungo and the Eastern Shore. They are also active members of Tidewater Primitive Baptist Church.


  • Phi Kappa Phi, Outstanding Alumni. Old Dominion University

  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Chi Chapter, Nursing Leadership award

  • Excellence in Education award, Sentara Leigh Hospital

  • Excellence in Nursing award, Sentara Leigh Hospital


Pharmacology and the Nursing Process by Lilley, Rainforth-Collins, and Snyder. (Elsevier publication)

Clinical Reasoning Cases in Nursing by Harding and Snyder (Elsevier publication)


  • Tidewater Primitive Baptist Church, Norfolk

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC)


  • Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses

  • Sigma Theta Tau International, Epsilon Chi Chapter (Honor Society for Nursing)

  • Association for Nursing Professional Development

  • National League for Nursing

Meet Our Faculty

Ruth Cody, DNP, MSN, RN-BC

Assistant Professor, School of Nursing, College of Healthcare Sciences

757.352.4529 rcody@regent.edu
Steven M. Hays, DSL

Associate Professor, Healthcare Sciences

757.352.4721 stevhay@regent.edu
Rebecca Hope Le, Ph.D.

Director, School of Nursing

Associate Professor of Nursing

757.352.4559 ble@regent.edu