Schnieder is 16 years old and his birthday is May 8th. He lives with his mother and father and 4 cousins. He also has 2 brothers and 3 sisters. His mother sells rice, and their family raises and sells pigs at the market. Schnieder wants to be a professor one day because he loves to learn languages like French and Spanish and he thinks he would be good at teaching them too! When he’s not in school, he likes to work with cows and goats and horses in the village with his grandfather.