Frank grew up in Hickory and attended Hickory High School then attended and was graduated from the College of Charleston with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Corporate Communication. After college Frank began his career working for Hickory Springs Manufacturing as product manager and salesman in the furniture division. In 1999 Frank made a career change to the Financial Services industry and worked for Mass Mutual Financial Group for three years before moving to Raymond James in 2002. He has two primary segments of his practice which are Financial Advisor to individuals and Financial Advisor to businesses with 401(k) and retirement plans. Frank holds the designation of Accredited Investment Fiduciary, AIF®.
Frank has been married to his beautiful wife Taylor since 2000 and they have two active children, Virginia (10) and Franklin (8) and they both attend Oakwood Elementary School. Frank is very involved in the community. He serves on the Salt Block Foundation board and is chair of the Building and Grounds committee in addition to serving on the board of a subcommittee of the Salt Block known as the Block Heads. Frank was appointed by the Hickory city council to serve as a member of the “Crafting Hickory” commission and currently serves as chair of the City Walk subcommittee. Frank is an Elder at First Presbyterian Church currently serving on the Session and the New Member committee. Frank is an active member of the Thursday Rotary Club of Hickory and serves as the chair of the Blood Drive committee. Frank is also involved with his children’s school and serves as the co-chair of the Field Day committee.
When not working or serving the community, Frank enjoys golf, soccer, fishing, hunting, skiing, exercise, spending time at his children’s sporting events and spending time with his wife, family and friends.