Ernest J. Waters retired from Metropolitan Edison, a FirstEnergy company, in 2009, where he served as the Area Vice President and Area Manager. Waters joined the FirstEnergy companies (an investor-owned utility) in 1976 and held various positions in Auditing and Marketing during his tenure. He also served as an expert accounting witness in setting rates before the Pennsylvania Public Utility Commission.
Waters is a past Chairman of the Board of York Hospital and recently completed a nine-year tenure as member of the Board, and chair of the Audit Committee for Wellspan Health, York Hospital’s parent company.
In 2017, Waters also successfully completed the NACD Cyber-Risk Oversight Program and earned a CERT Certificate in Cybersecurity Oversight, issued by the Software Engineering Institute at Carnegie Mellon University.
Waters holds an MBA from the University of Pittsburgh.