Norris joined Living Cities in June 2015 after serving in a preceding temporary support role. Prior to Living Cities, Norris served as a Legislative Assistant in the Indiana House of Representatives and as a Fiscal Intern with the Ways and Means Committee of that same legislative body. During this time, Norris also served as a Board Member of Community Action of Greater Indianapolis.
Before, Norris was the Manager of University Partnerships working with the Center for Youth & Family Investment, where he was responsible for hiring, training, and supervising 140 college students from seven universities to tutor in underserved schools in the Washington, D.C. area. Norris earned a BA in Political Science from the University of the District of Columbia.