Senior of the week |

Senior of the week

Chad Lundquist/Nevada Appeal Senior of the Week Norma Nelson, of the Carson Senior Center on Wednesday.

Name: Norma Nelson

City of residence: Carson City

How long have you lived there? Thirty-two years

Where did you live before moving to your present home? Redondo Beach, Calif.

How long have you been a volunteer at the present location? Four years

How long have you been a volunteer overall? Four years

Specific job duties: Help customers in the Gift Shop

How much time do you volunteer per week? Nine hours

Why and how did you become a volunteer? Because I enjoy people

Favorite thing about volunteering: Meeting all the people

Family: One daughter; one son

If retired, former profession: California state colleges system

What would you tell others to encourage them to become a volunteer? It gives you a good feeling to help.