Newly launched nonprofit arts organization Discovering Broadway has named Frank Basile advisory board chair. He has served as a long time advocate and supporter of the arts. Basile is also a professional speaker, author, columnist, community volunteer, philanthropist and retired property management executive.  He has served as board chair or president of eleven not-for-profit organizations and currently serves on the board of six organizations. During his retirement, Basile served as interim CEO/President of the Center for the Performing Arts for 14 months and as interim President of Heartland Film for 9 months.