Frank Genese AIA is the Vice President for Capital & Facilities Management at the Queens Library.
A registered architect, Genese is responsible for facility operations, planning, design and construction for the 62+ branch library system, one of the nation's largest.
Prior to joining the Library, Genese has had a successful 30 year career in the New York design and construction industry, focusing mainly on public and educational institutions. He was Vice President and Architect of the Garden at The New York Botanical Garden, served as head of facilities and operations at the New York Institute of Technology(NYIT), the City University of New York, and has held various positions with the government of New York City, including the Office of the Mayor, Department of Design and Construction and the Department of General Services.
Genese has served for 25 years on various boards of disabled organizations, including the Eastern Paralyzed Veterans Association/United Spinal Association and the North American Wheelchair Athletic Association.