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Frank Mathews

Frank Mathews (also known as Frank the Tank), is a teacher here at Ida B. Wells High School. He teaches Modern World History and Psychology. He  grew up in Rockford, Illinois, and went to college at the University of Wisconsin. He has been teaching for 20 years, two of which were in Taiwan (where he lived for some time). He worked 12 years at Reynolds High School, and eight years at Ida B. Wells. In his free time, he likes both coaching soccer and playing. He also enjoys traveling the world. 

Written by Harper Wicker-Lenseigne, Intro to Journalism, Fall 2021