Operating Team



Mrs. Norris is an Operating Partner at Surge Private Equity.  Currently, she is co-CEO of Norris Training Systems, LLC, along with her husband and co-founder of the business, David Norris.  Texas based Norris Training Systems operates 6 Training and Event Centers in Houston, San Antonio, Austin and Dallas.


Linda has been with NTS since its inception in 1990.  She holds a B.S. in Education from Baylor University, an MBA from Texas State University, and a Masters in HR from The University of Texas – Austin. In 1997, Linda became a Certified Meeting Planner.


Mrs. Norris is the 2019-2020 President of Meeting Professionals International – Houston Area Chapter and a 2017 graduate of West Houston Leadership Institute (sponsored by the NW Houston Chamber of Commerce).  She is also past President and a current member of the Women’s Business Forum, and a member of The Village Republican Women and Women Driving Business.