Major Chad Norvell is the Commander of the Administration Bureau of the Fort Bend County Sheriff’s Offiice. In this capacity, Major Norvell oversees four Captains who manage the following divisions: ID (CSU) / Records, Support Services, Emergency Operations and Communications, and the Gus George Law Enforcement Academy.
Major Norvell has over 24 years of law enforcement experience, all in Fort Bend County. He has served with both the Stafford and Sugar Land Police Departments and most recently served as the Chief Deputy of the Fort Bend County Pct. 4 Constable’s Office prior to Sheriff Nehls’ election.
Major Norvell has a BS in Organizational Leadership along with numerous law enforcement certifications and specialties. He has a passion for ensuring children are properly secured in vehicles and has spoken at child passenger safety workshops all over the United States and also in Heidelberg, Germany and Aviano, Italy. Prior to beginning his law enforcement career, Norvell proudly served his country in the United States Marines. He and his wife along with their two sons reside in the Katy area.