Wayne currently resides in Osage County with his wife Cathy of 45 years. He is a native Tulsan graduating from Nathan Hale High School. Cathy is a 7th grade English teacher. Together they had 5 children and have 10 grandchildren. Wayne is a graduate of OSU with a BS in Marketing, a minor in economics and a Masters of Science in Natural and Applied Sciences.
Wayne worked in the medical field in sales, marketing, training and product development with 40 years of experience, with a concentration in oncology, hematology and immunology.
His previous volunteer work includes current Osage County GOP Chairman and State Chapter Director for the Oklahoma 2nd Amendment Association. At OK2A, he established of 55 county chapters providing grassroots support for the lobbying efforts at the state capital. He previously volunteered and served on the BOD of MEND Crisis Center in its earlier years. Cathy and Wayne spent many Sundays chauffeuring John 3:16 students to church investing in their spiritual walk to overcome the addictions of substance abuse.