Governor Snyder marks six months in office By Zoe Clark • Jul 1, 2011 ShareTwitter Facebook Google+ Email Governor Rick Snyder (R) on inauguration day, January 1st, 2011. The Governor has been in office, now, for six months. Corvair Owner Flickr Governor Snyder has been in office now for six months. He spoke with Michigan Radio this morning about his achievements and what he considers are his failures. Tags: Rick SnyderView the discussion thread.