George Waters

George Waters is the Senior Manager of USGA Green Section Education. He has an extensive background in golf course maintenance, design, construction and sustainability. Waters worked on the golf course maintenance teams at Royal Dornoch, Merion, and the California Golf Club - among others. While working for renowned golf course architects like Tom Doak and Coore & Crenshaw, Waters contributed to the restoration of classic courses like Pasatiempo and Pinehurst Number 2, and the construction of highly regarded new designs like Sebonack and Barnbougle Dunes. He also published an award-winning book titled “Sand and Golf: How Terrain Shapes the Game.” Waters is the Editor-In-Chief of the USGA Green Section Record and regularly contributes articles related to golf course maintenance and design for USGA publications.