As alderman, Frank Korb will:
- Offer a supportive voice for the arts in our schools and throughout the community;
- Provide a community-centered voice for decisions that affect our schools;
- Work to encourage the continued economic development of the city, from small storefronts to major manufacturing; and
- Listen to, and amplify the voices of diverse residents who need their concerns and ideas addressed by the Common Council.
Frank Korb learned from his parents that both, giving back to the community and lifelong learning were essential to his development as a leader. Korb has been department head of the art department, board member of the Wisconsin Art Education Association – Vice President of Southeastern Wisconsin Region of WAEA and as the chairperson of Youth Art Month for the WAEA. He is an active member of his parish, volunteer with local theater groups (community and school), presenter at technology and educational conferences, and contributor to multiple educational publications.
Frank Korb was born and raised in Southeastern Wisconsin. After graduating from Waterford Union High School, he attended the University of Wisconsin – Whitewater, graduating Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Graphic Design and Art Education. Growing up in a family of educators, he joined the teaching profession as an art educator since 1996. Korb earned a Masters Degree in visual Arts from Cardinal Stritch, Magna Cum Laude. He continues to work as a professional artist which influences his passion as a leader in arts education.
Frank Korb is happily married to Julie and proud father of Abby. An avid runner, one can often find Korb making his way throughout the many neighborhoods as well as the outlying perimeter of Burlington (on good long runs).