Norma was Training Officer, District Rep, Secretary and President for the California Rescue Dog Association. Since 1990 she has been a member of six search teams in two states. She became an Evaluator for NASAR, Western States Field Projects Coordinator-K-9 Division, K-9 Testing Coordinator for HRD and joined the NASAR Board in 2007.
She helped found NSDA and over eight years has served as Treasurer, Vice President, President and newsletter editor. As V.P. she oversaw committees for the writing of our first five NSDA national standards.
Norma has worked on county, state and FBI searches. She has evaluated search dog teams from Alabama to Alaska and Hawaii for two agencies and has taught various seminars. She has certified her dogs in Wilderness, Water HRD, Land HRD, Evidence and Trailing.