Having entered aged care early in his career, he has held roles including Chief Executive of Bethanie as well as a Director and Interim Chief Executive of Baptistcare WA.
Wayne was awarded a Medallion of the Order of Australia in 2007, in recognition of his significant contribution to community services. This in part acknowledged his dedication to aged care as well as the assistance he gave to the Howard Government in an advisory capacity.
Wayne holds postgraduate qualifications in Health Administration, Divinity and Ministry. He is also alumni at the Wharton Business School, University of Pennsylvania.