George is originally from Aldershot but moved around as a child due to his father's involvement in the Armed Forces before eventually settling in Whitby. He originally completed a BEng in Chemical Engineering and most recently studied an MSc in Energy and Environmental Management at the University. He has been heavily involved in sport while studying here including serving as Chair of Athletic Union, the forum where sports clubs come together, and captaining/ chairing Men's Rugby Union.
He works with TUSU and Teesside Uni staff as well as a range of external agencies to ensure students at the Universty have a range of opportunities for recreation and personal development. He works closely with lead members of all TUSU clubs and societies to help them develop, leads on student employability campaigns for TUSU and also oversees key annual events such as The Societies Awards, Tees Wear Sports Varsity and The Athletic Union Awards.