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Frank Ernest Rom

consultant , mechanical aerospace engineer

Frank Ernest Rom, American mechanical aerospace engineer, consultant. Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946.; Member International Solar Energy Society, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Pi.; Club: Marriage Encounter (Venice, Florida).

Background

Rom, Frank Ernest was born on August 16, 1926 in Queens, New York, United States. Son of Frank and Josefa (Kobetitsch) Rom.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Mechanical Engineering, Cornell University, 1946, M.S.E., 1948.

Career

Registered professional engineer, Ohio. Junior aerodynamicist Cornell Aeronautical Laboratory, 1947. National Aeronautics and Space Administration-Lewis Research Center, Cleveland, 1948-1973, research scientist, 1948-1952, section head, 1952-1956, branch chief, 1956-1973.

President Rom-Aire Solar Corporation, Lorain, Ohio, 1973-1980. Energy and solar consultant Member Epiphany Cathedral Council.

Membership

Served with United States Navy, 1944-1946. Member International Solar Energy Society, American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Phi Kappa Phi, Tau Beta Pi. Club: Marriage Encounter (Venice, Florida).

Connections

Married Marilyn A. McNamara, October 21, 1950. Children– Mary Anne, Paul, Frank Junior, Barbara, Kathleen, Laura, Mark.

father:
Frank Rom

mother:
Josefa (Kobetitsch) Rom

spouse:
Marilyn A. McNamara

children:
Mary Anne Rom

Paul Rom

Frank Junior Rom

Barbara Rom

Kathleen Rom

Laura Rom

Mark Rom