Norman has been a resident of the 12th Bristol District for over forty years, born and raised in the town of Lakeville. He has been married to Keiko Orrall for 27 years and has two adult children.
Norman’s family has been committed to serving their community for generations and he has continued this family tradition by serving in local government as Lakeville’s Town Moderator and on the Lakeville Finance Committee. He also serves as a volunteer and past president of the Lakeville Lions Club.
For almost thirty years, Norman has been a professional civil engineer responsible for major infrastructure projects in Ohio, Rhode Island and Massachusetts. His professional experience as a manager of complicated projects and budgets lead to an appointment by Governor Baker as Chief of the Division of the Planning and Engineering for the Massachusetts Department of Conservation and Recreation. At the DCR, he was responsible for developing and executing a $120 million annual capital improvement plan for projects throughout the Commonwealth.