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Norman Valentine Walters, American training executive. Decorated Air medal; recipient Presidential Achievement award, 1982, American Spirit Honor medal Citizens Committee for Army, Navy and Air Force, 1959, Medal of Merit, President Reagan, 1982.


Walters, Norman Valentine was born on December 21, 1936 in Jacksonville, Florida, United States. Son of Norman Valentine and Mary Elizabeth (Rankin) Walters.


Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering, University Beverly Hills, 1977, Master of Business Administration, 1979, Doctor of Philosophy, 1981. Bachelor of Science in Mathematics cum laude, College Notre Dame-Belmont, 1978, Bachelor of Science in Business cum laude, 1978. Software engineer Dalmo Victor Company, Belmont, California, 1974-1977.

General manager Jade Company, Lawndale, California, 1977. President Wameco, Inc., San Jose, California. Software engineer research and development department Fairfield Industries, Houston, 1978, manager quality control manufacturing, 1978-1979, production manager, 1980.

Assistant training manager Petty Ray Geophysical, Houston, 1980. Training manager technical division Geosource Inc., Houston, since 1981. Guest lecturer University Houston, since 1985.

Lecturer in field.


  • Other Work

    • Author: Basic Instructional Principles and Techniques. The New First Line Supervisor or Manager.


Member National Republican Congressional Committee, 1982-1983. Served with United States Navy, 1959-1974. Member American Society Training and Development (secretary-treasurer petroleum special interest group 1983-1984, national conference chairman 1984-1985, board directors 1985-1986), Society Exploration Geophysicists, National Rifle Association, National Defense Preparedness Association, American Film Institute, Mensa, American Museum Natural History, Naval Institute, Delta Epsilon.


Children– Deborah Lynn, David Glenn, Robert Michael, Pamela Jo.

Norman Valentine Walters

Mary Elizabeth (Rankin) Walters

Robert Michael Walters

Deborah Lynn Walters

Pamela Jo Walters

David Glenn Walters