Walter Frame, of Albertson, has been elected to the Board of Trustees of the Firemen’s Association of the State of New York Firemen’s Home, a specialized residential healthcare facility for retired volunteer firefighters in Hudson, NY. Walter previously served a partial term on the board and this will be his first five-year term.
Frame is a 33-year member of the Albertson Volunteer Fire Department. He is a Vietnam Veteran and served from 1967-1969.
Frame joined the department in 1987 and has held many positions, including President, Vice President, and a member of their Board of Trustees.
Frame is a past president and vice president of the Nassau County Firemen’s Association, a past president of the North Shore Firemen’s Holy Name Society, and has been the North Shore Fire Council’s Treasurer for the past 17 years.
“As a trustee, I endeavor to do everything I can to support the home and see that it is run correctly,” said Frame. “The firemen’s home is exceedingly important to our members and I look forward to overseeing the health and wellbeing of volunteer firefighters from across the state.”
Frame is retired and resides in Albertson with his wife, Kathleen. He has 3 children and is a proud grandfather to 6 grandchildren.