Drew Snider is a communications consultant and recovering broadcaster. He spent a total of 25 years in radio and TV and was called to ministry late in that career, when he was in his mid-40s. He pastored for 10 years on Vancouver's Skid Row -- called the Downtown East Side -- before moving to Vancouver Island. Drew and his wife Amelia live in East Sooke, just outside Victoria, Drew is also a Worship leader and writes a Christian blog called "Two Minutes for Cross-Checking!".