1B01 – Anita Norman

  • Anita Norman is a native Washingtonian and has lived in the LeDroit Park community for 20 plus years. She is a graduate of Howard University. She worked as a clinical nurse at Howard University Hospital and as a school nurse at the former Gage- Eckington Elementary School. She has volunteered with Habitat for Humanity and mentored in a program called Best Friends within the DC Public School system which serves to promote self-respect and character building for young girls in grades 5th-12th. And, she is active in her sorority Chi Eta Phi Sorority, Incorporated, whose motto is Service for Humanity. In her sorority, she serves on the Membership and the Nominating Committee. In addition, she has served as the LeDroit Park Public Safety Chair where she worked with MDP to help reduce crime in LeDroit Park, Vice President, and current President. In addition, she served as ANC Co-Chair for Public Safety, where she helped to coordinate a multi-government agency summit with MPD’s citywide Safety Trainer, Metro Transit, the Fire Department and other agencies to deal with the community’s concern regarding the increase in citywide crime. During her tenure in the aforementioned positions, she was the conduit between the community and local government to voice concerns and to resolve issues of residents which has given her the qualifications and experience to serve as the ANC for 1B01. On November 8th, 2016, she was voted ANC for 1B01 and on Friday, November 18th, she was certified by the Board of Elections and Ethics as the ANC Elect for 1B01.