Board Member

Brian Waters is inspired by his family of Veterans to give back through volunteer work for Veterans. His Grandfather served in WW2, Korea, and Vietnam. Brian first started volunteering for Operation Surf back in 2016 and is the Director of Water Safety for Operation Surf Santa Cruz events. Over the past 25+ years, Brian has cultivated a wealth of global business development for private and public enterprise software & hardware companies spanning India, Europe, Latin America, and the United States.  
Brian has held other past career experiences as an EMT at Stanford, and ran one of the world’s largest surf contests. He enjoys obstacle course racing (Spartan Race), surfing, mountain biking, and volunteer work. Currently, Brian is a Cyber Security & Data Protection Executive at Dell Technologies.  
“With the joy that I receive from surfing experiences, I am grateful to help give back ocean therapy that can help lift spirits and change lives for the better”