Frank Powell started his banking career after leaving school and gained his banking qualifications and Trustee Diploma. He held a wide variety of posts including head of sales for Solent and the Channel Islands and then the South East; finally he was regional manager of the south east.
After early retirement Frank joined Beacon Surgery as practice manager in 2003 and in 2005 helped to set up the High Weald PBC Group. He was a member of NHS East Sussex Downs and Weald’s PBC Committee as one of the High Weald’s elected representatives and also coordinated a number of activities across the High Weald area on behalf of the PCT.
In addition to leading on PBC Frank was one of the practice managers who revived the practice managers’ Forum to help provide support for colleagues across the area.