Director of Operations & Creative Director
Ann Frank has worked in Cosmetic Dermatology for two decades; Together with her brother, world renowned Cosmetic Dermatologist, Dr. Paul Jarrod Frank, she created PFRANKMD™, one of the most prominent and internationally recognized practices in the aesthetics industry. Having worked alongside Dr. Frank while developing the PFRANKMD™ brand since its inception, she knows intimately the dynamics of patient care, technology, treatment protocol and post care, as well as business operations, skincare research and development, and media on a global scale.
Born and raised in Manhattan, Ann attended the Horace Mann School and New York University. She received her Master’s Degree in European Decorative Arts from Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum. Ann is a fashion, culture, and design historian. She has diverse experience in the fashion industry as well as the appraisals of antiques and decorative arts, marketing, and branding through her experience at Christies, Doyle Galleries, and The New School. For over twenty years, while building Dr. Frank’s practice and the PFRANKMD™ brand, Ann also served as a part-time assistant professor at Parsons School of Fashion teaching fashion history in the context of the various arts to undergraduate and continuing education students. Ann regularly lectured at The New York School of Interior Design, and was a guest lecturer at Pratt and Soho House, sharing her knowledge of fashion, art, and design history.
Ann was a founding participant in the LVMH Fundamentals in Luxury Retail Training Program which provides bilingual job seekers with training and job development opportunities in luxury retail, through a unique program created by the Chinese-American Planning Council (CPC) in partnership with the luxury retail provider Moet Hennessy – Louis Vuitton (LVMH) and Parsons School of Design with a mission to promote social and economic empowerment of Chinese American, immigrant and low-income communities.
Ann has an appreciation for art and beauty, and is a well-seasoned business entrepreneur. She is an encouraging team builder and multi-tasker. Ann maintains an environment where patients and guests feel welcomed, safe, and energized. These qualities combined with Ann’s skills in patient care, communication, and aesthetics make for a warm and well-informed experience at PFRANKMD™& Skin Salon.