After a long career in education Frank retired as Academy Principal at sixty and moved to Knoydart where he has served as a Director of the Knoydart Foundation and is currently Chair of the Knoydart Community Association, a member of the South Knoydart Community Council and after a number of years as a Director, is now Chair of Knoydart Renewables, the islanded electricity generation and distribution company serving the Knoydart Peninsula. Frank has been a governor of too many schools to mention, sat on various health bodies and has had a fair degree of past political involvement. Much of Frank's work in the past has been in the area of public finance and the public/political interface. Frank is now overseeing Knoydart's Energy Security Project in his role on the Board of Knoydart Renewables. Outside his professional interests, Frank has been active in environmental and outdoor pursuits and carries out some scientific consultancy work.