Frank served in the US Army from 1943 to 1946 as a Sargent. He then attended St. John’s University in New York where he received his Bachelor’s of Science degree in Business Administration.
He has been a life-long volunteer and held many positions on a variety of boards such as the St. Bernard Holy Name Society, the Bergen Beach Civic Association, and Lions International to name a few. He has been an active Republican all his life. He ran for US Congress in New York District 10 in 1968 and was Chairman of the House Judiciary Committee.