Katie Franks-Paralegal for David J. Franks 20 years (1994-2014)


  • BA Degree (Poly. Science) from Drake University, Des Moines, IA (1987)
  • Pi Beta Phi Sorority (during college)

Past Employment:

  • Trust Officer for a major Bank & Trust Company-Estate Administration (1987-89)
  • During undergraduate school I worked for THE Rock Island Bank in their trust department (1983-87)
  • Asst. Dean Admissions/Financial Aid, Augustana College, Rock Island, IL (1989-1994)
  • Adjunct Prof./ PT Academic Advisor- Blackhawk College, Moline, IL (1994-2002)

Community Involvement:

QC Jr. Symphony Board (when they had a board (1989-1992)

Genesis Foundation- Gala (2006-2009). Most of my efforts were for the Clarissa Cook
House, Bettendorf, IA. (Big supporter of this cause). This was a hospital auxiliary board designed to
raise money for a specific need in the community. Every year a different project. However, my favorite
was the hospice house.

Rivermont Collegiate Scholastic Book Chairperson (2006-2009) & PTA member

Pleasant View Elementary Scholastic Book Chairperson (2011-2012) & PTA member

AFS International Cultural Liaison 2013-2014

I was a Rotary Youth Exchange Student to Finland (1982-1983). I can speak some Finnish/Swedish