Ken Wayne

Office: Mayor
Status: Challenger
Party Affiliation: Republican
City: Deerfield Beach

Ken Wayne was born in Erie,Pa on May 30th, 1947. Graduated from Lawrence Park High School and Attended Gannon University where he majored in business adminstration.

Ken enlisted in the United States Air where he served as an administrative specialist in the Strategic Air Command,based at Offutt Air Force Base. He was made "Airman of the Month" and served from 1966 to 1970 when he was honorably discharged as a non-commissioned officer with the rank of Sergeant

Polish Business and Professional Mens Association, He also served as President

Board of Trustees for the Erie County Geriatric Hospital

Ken was elected as a Borough Councilman in Wesleyville, Pa (a suburb of Erie)

When Erie County created Home Rule Charter for of government, he was elected on the five county councilman

He was nominated to President H.W Bush "Thousand Points of Light" for his charitable work and contibutions with Americares that distributes food and medicine during major disasters in the world. He traveled twice to Russia to aid with orphans who needed medical care during the breakup of the Soviet Union.

Deerfield Chamber of Commerce-member

Deerfield Historical Society- contributor to the restoration of the caboose.

N.E. Focal Point of Deerfield Beach- contributor

Broward County Sheriff Association-contributor

Licensed realtor with Keller Williams

Ken is married to the former Linda Betcher and they have a total of six children and nine grandchildren. The youngest daughter is a senior at Florida State University.

In addition to live in the "Cove" section of Deerfield Beach, Ken and Linda manage their income property on the barrier island of Deerfield Beach.
Ken Wayne