Frank graduated cum laude from Dartmouth College with a triple major in physics, mathematics, and engineering, receiving citations for academic excellence in comparative literature, atomic physics, quantum mechanics, and real analysis. After graduate work and co-teaching a course in digital electronics at Dartmouth, Frank was a research and design engineer of ultrasound electronics for more than ten years.
Frank also served as the VP of Research & Development for a medical company designing non-invasive hemodynamic-based measurements. As a designer of ultrasound, he has lectured around the world to ultrasound professionals and engineers. Frank is credited with several ultrasound and medical device patents, including a patented analysis algorithm method to evaluate educational performance.