Meet Wayne

Wayne has been involved in communication for almost three decades. Wayne is a pastor, professor, professional speaker, and author.

Meet Wayne

  • Lead Pastor of First Baptist Church, Grain Valley and has served as a preaching pastor for for two decades.
  • Worked in Christian radio for more than 25 years–including Station Manager and morning host at 88.5 KLJC and most recently as the co-host on the morning show at Life 88.5
  • Adjunct Associate Professor of Speech at various colleges including University of Central Missouri, Calvary University, and currently teaches public speaking and interpersonal communication at Johnson County Community College

Wayne earned his undergraduate degree at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary and has an MS in Christian Studies from Calvary Theological Seminary, an MA in Speech Communication from University of Central Missouri, and is currently working on a Doctor of Educational Ministry from Midwestern Baptist Theological Seminary.

Wayne and his wife, Kimberly Jo, have been married for over thirty-three years. Together, they have four children and one grandson. In his spare time, Wayne enjoys spending time with Kimberly, reading and running.


Phone: (816) 645-4864