|Virginia Senate District 8|
| Assumed office|
| Current term ends|
|Profession||Retired business owner|
McWaters received a B.A. in Accounting at the University of Kentucky. In the 1980s, McWaters worked for CIGNA and Earnst & Young. In 1994, he founded AMERIGROUP, a company a served as CEO for until 2007.
In addition to serving as senator McWaters is also a member of the Trinity Church in Virginia Beach, where he serves as an elder.
McWaters represents Virginia Senate District 8. Senate District 8 includes the eastern half of Virginia Beach(part).
McWaters was born in Paducah, Kentucky.