Frankie Leonard was born and raised in Happy Valley-Goose Bay, Labrador. She is currently completing her third year of a Bachelor of Science degree at Memorial University St.John's campus, majoring in Psychology. She plans to apply to law schools this coming fall. She is a member of the Newfoundland and Labrador Premiers Youth Council. She is also currently a page in the Provincial House of Assembly. She is an active volunteer with the Canadian Cancer Society and MUN Relay for Life. She loves being an advocate for her greater community of Labrador, and is a major advocate in support of the Labrador Wellness Centre.