Chris Norby was elected to the Orange County Board of Supervisors in March, 2002. Prior to his election to the Board of Supervisors, Norby served on the Fullerton City Council since 1984, having been re-elected in 1988, 1992, 1996 and 2000. He served three years as Mayor of Fullerton - in 1990-91 and 1995-97. His 18 years of public service place him among the most senior of Orange County's elected city officials. While serving on the Fullerton City Council, Norby was a strong advocate of open and efficient government. Concurrent with his tenure as a Fullerton City Councilmember and mayor, Norby was employed as a high school history teacher.