List of famous Augusta National Golf Club members
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List of famous Augusta National Golf Club members

A photo of an Augusta National Golf Club green jacket

It's easy to tell who are Augusta National Golf Club members at the Masters Tournament. They're the ones in green jackets walking the grounds of the Bobby Jones-Alister Mackenzie masterpiece.

If you've been a Masters patron, then you've probably recognized a number of the Augusta National members you see. While there are plenty of famous Augusta National members, there are plenty of who are titans of industry and the world that you wouldn't recognize at first blush.

Over the years, we've seen a few Augusta National Golf Club member lists The last list was published by Bloomberg in 2015, sharing what they estimated to be one-third of the approximately 300 Augusta National members. We won't share the whole list; you're probably not interested in many of the names. However, we'll share some of the more recognizable Augusta National Golf Club members.

  • Bill Gates, Microsoft founder
  • Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway founder
  • William Morris III
  • Virginia Rometty, IBM CEO
  • Jerry Yang, former Yahoo CEO
  • Lou Holtz, Hall of Fame football coach
  • Pat Battle, IMG collegiate sports
  • Lynn Swann, NFL Hall of Famer
  • Roger Goodell, NFL commissioner
  • Darla Moore, financier
  • Condoleeza Rice, former Secretary of State
  • William "Hootie" Johnson, former Augusta National chairman
  • William "Billy" Payne, current Augusta National chairman
  • Walter Driver, former USGA president

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