Norm has over thirty years of experience teaching water safety, lifeguarding and instructors for the American Red Cross. Besides teaching, he has managed country club pools and waterparks. Norm worked for Ellis & Associates for eleven years serving as an instructor trainer and as the Director of Instruction.
Norm recently retired after a career of 35 years as a Professor of Physical Education at Rock Valley College. His Master’s Degree in Physical Education has served him well as he has been an athletic director, swim coach and head football coach.
Norm is best known for his steady and stable approach to teaching. His dedication to presenting his material and his preparation to do so has served as a bright example for the numerous aquatic instructors that he has trained.