Bachelor of Science in Environmental Sciences, University Wales, Wrexham, 1996. Master of Science in Wastes Management, University Sunderland, 1997. Doctor of Philosophy, University Glamorgan, Pontypridd, 2005.
Research fellow University Glamorgan, Pontypridd, Wales, 2005—2008, materials testing officer, since 2008.
Fellow: Royal Society Public Health. Member: Chartered Institute Wastes Management.
Life partner Celia Mary Kennnedy. 1 child Rebecca Helena Snelson-Kennedy.