Wayne has officiated local basketball games since 1996, focusing on girls basketball since 2003. Wayne has officiated WIAA state tournament games five times. He was part of the crew for the 1A championship game in 2009. He has also officiated community college (NWAACC) games since 2007. Wayne served on the board of Tacoma Basketball Officials from 2007-2009. A native of Ohio, Wayne played basketball at Akron's North High School (Class of 1970) and the University of Akron.