BG (Ret.) Frank Partlow
General Public Representative
Frank A. Partlow Jr. was born in San Francisco, California. He’s made Nevada his home for forty-six years, the last nineteen of those in Reno. He received his Bachelor of Science degree in Engineering from the US Military Academy at West Point and later received his Master of Arts degree in Modern European History from Stanford.
Mr. Partlow retired from the US Army as a Brigadier General with thirty years of service. Since retirement, he founded a business, taught at the University of Reno as an adjunct professor and held Presidential appointments within the Government Printing Office. He is a member of the Marines Memorial Association of San Francisco, Association of the US Army and West Point Society of Northern Nevada. He has been active with AMVETS and several community organizations in Reno. He is appointed to the commission as a member of the general public. Mr. Partlow is passionate about his service to veterans and plans to place, “… special emphasis on insuring that recent Nevada veterans take full advantage of their new GI Bill education opportunities at one of our Nevada Higher Education institutions.”
Mr. Partlow and his wife, Kay, have been married for fifty years. They have two daughters, Tammy and Michele, and four grandchildren.