Frankie grew up in the Belmont Cragin/Logan Square neighborhoods. He was exposed to the Gospel through urban ministry in Chicago and has been involved in youth ministry, church planting and overseas missions over the last decade. In 2010, he enrolled as a student at FIRE School of Ministry Chicago. He graduated in 2012 and has since been a leader for various churches in Chicago. He and his family currently live in the Middle East assisting in the work of Kingdom Gospel Mission.
He has been married to Janelle since 2009 and they have two daughters, Jubilee and Aasha, and one son, Enoch.