George grew up in Southern California and after finishing a PhD in Geography at UC Santa Barbara, he moved to Fargo. Currently, he works as a customer service representative at a local call center. In his spare time, he writes chess software for the macOS and iOS App Stores available through his website www.greenchess.com. He also maintains the North Dakota Chess Association website. You can email him questions about the NDCA, send him upcoming tournaments to post, or email him news articles to post on this site by filling out the appropriate information on the 'Contact' page. He also participates in local chess tournaments and is a Life Member of the United States Chess Federation.