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Zarb, Frank G., 1935- . Collection, 1948-2014

Frank Zarb has been a cabinet member or an advisor to five United States Presidents. He is a graduate of Hofstra University (BA 1957 and MBA 1962) and has served in the US Army. He may be best known, however, as the “Energy Czar” when he worked in the US Energy Department and played an integral part in the US fuel allocation program during the oil crisis of the 1970’s or, as the Chairman of the NASDAQ stock exchange in the late 1990’s.

The collection webpage includes biographical information about Frank G. Zarb, the finding aid to his collected materials in the Special Collections Department of Hofstra University’s Library, a digital scrapbook of photographs and captions created from materials in the archival collection, a link to Mr. Zarb’s papers in the Gerald Ford Presidential Library and a series of excerpts from Oral Histories taken over the course of a year which examine Mr. Zarb’s many contributions to both US and New York State history. The full oral history interviews are also available in the Special Collections Department.