Wayne has been an elder at FBC since 2016. He was raised in a Christian home and came to faith in Christ in 1974. Prior to becoming an elder, he was the deacon of both Helps and Missions committees. As a self-employed truck driver who specializes in hauling long utility poles, he travels extensively across the state of Washington. He also partners with Consider This Ministries (an outreach and support organization for recovering addicts).
Wayne and his wife, Barbara, have five children: Amy, Cindy, Becky, Caleb, and Nathan.