Bachelor of Science in Chemistry, University North Carolina, 1947.
Research chemist American Enka Corporation, Asheville, 1947-1953. Teacher fundamental chemistry Asheville-Buncombe Technology College, 1972. Teacher basic science Young Women’s Christian Association Experimental Program, Asheville, 1975.
Councilwoman City of Asheville, 1981-1983, 83-85, 87-89, 89-91, vice mayor, 1985-1987. Trustee Asheville-Buncombe Library., 1971-1981, chairman, 1979-1981. Lector St. Mary's Episcopal Church.
Member American Association of University Women (president 1968-1970, named Gift to Educational Foundation Asheville branch 1979), League of Women Voters (board directors 1970-1980), North Carolina League Municipalities (board directors).
Married Charles Minor Frank, August 7, 1948. Children: Jennifer Frank Holder, Mary Kay Frank Armstrong, Rachel Frank Douglass.