Frank, who is licensed and ordained, has served as the Pastor/Lead Planter at One Life Church in Walker, LA, since 2006. One Life began as a church plant with services held in the Valenzano’s living room. The membership of 13 has multiplied into a self-supporting church that executes the five functions of the church (worship, fellowship, discipleship, ministry, and evangelism) well.
Prior to serving as Lead Pastor, Frank was the Minister of Music at Walker Baptist Church for several years. Prior to the family’s tenure in Walker, Frank served on the staffs of both First Baptist Church of Sterlington and Cedar Crest Baptist Church. He has also served as volunteer football chaplain, leading weekly devotions and pre-game encouragement.
Frank has a Bachelor of Music Education from the University of Louisiana at Monroe as well as a Master of Divinity (with a concentration in Evangelism & Languages) from New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (NOBTS). He is in the final stages of completing his Doctor of Ministry degree, with a specialization in Evangelism, at NOBTS.
Wife Anne has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from ULM and is currently employed at Our Lady of the Lake Hospital in Walker. Frank and Anne are the parents of Abigail (12), Ethan (9) and Deacon (6).