HHSC Corporate Board Member
Wayne is currently with Kanalani Enterprise, LLC. Previously, Wayne served for over 30 years in the United States Army and Army Reserve. His 33-year career in education began as a teacher in Biology Sciences on Oahu and concluded as principal on Hawai’i Island for 18 years at Laupahoehoe High and Elementary School and the Hilo Community School for Adults. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree from Iowa State University in Zoology, a Master’s Degree in Education from the University of Hawai’i in Curriculum, Administration and was a Colonel, U.S. Army in Infantry & Civil Affairs. Wayne is the Hawai’i Island Chair for Employer Support of Guard and Reserve, and has been a member of Hawai’i County Workforce Investment Board, Hawai’i Family Literacy Consortium, Hawai’i Community School Consortium, Hawai’i Government employees Association (Unit 6), and Summer Youth Academy. In 2015, Governor Ige appointed Wayne to the HHSC Corporate Board.