In 2006, Wayne relocated to Branson, Mo. where he established himself in the music scene. In 2016, Wayne was presented the award "Lead Guitar of the Year 2016" by Branson Show Awards.
Beyond training and experience, Wayne has a true passion for playing, vocal ability, reading skills and a good working knowledge of sound and recording technology.
Wayne studied music at Winona State University, graduated from the Musicians Institute, and has spent close to a lifetime touring the road with a wide assortment of acts, including three years with David Allan Coe.
Wayne is the tall drink of water at every riot experience!