Norm graduated from UMO with an Assoc. of Science and BS from USM. He spent his work career as a Senior Estimator of and a Designer of Plumbing, HVAC, Process Piping and Equipment for various commercial, Power Plant and various Industrial mining, chemical, pulp and paper companies and consultants thru out North America. He is also a volunteer in the Boat Shop at the Maine Maritime Museum in Bath, Maine. He resides in Wilton with Nancy P. They have 4 grandchildren, ages 1 to 16.