Currently Chairman of Hollow Brook Wealth Management LLC, an SEC registered investment advisor and family office manager. From January 2003 to November 2007, Wayne served as a senior director of Ingalls & Snyder LLC, an NYSE member and registered investment advisor. From 1998 to June 2002, Wayne served as Vice Chairman of the Board of KBW Asset Management, Inc. KBW was an affiliate of Keefe, Bruyette, & Woods, Inc., a registered investment advisor offering investment management services to institutions and high net worth individuals. From 1988 to 1998, he served in various capacities for Lord, Abbett & Co., a private investment advisor, including partner and director of its family of funds.
Wayne received his B.A.-Economics from Lafayette College, Easton, PA, where he is a Trustee Emeritus and for 18 years Chief Investment Officer for the College’s endowment fund. He is a member of the Financial Analysts Federation and The New York Society of Security Analysts. Memberships in various sporting clubs include The Anglers’ Club of New York, Winous Point Shooting Club and the Knickerbocker Club. Wayne has been a Trustee of the Atlantic Salmon Federation and Treasurer, The American Museum of Fly Fishing and served as a Director of The Jackson Laboratory and The Political Economy Research Center in Bozeman, Montana. He also serves on the Investment Committee of the National Wildlife Federation Foundation. Wayne is a Director of PetroQuest Energy, Inc. (PQ/NYSE), Annaly Capital Management, Inc. (NLY/NYSE), and Reaves Utility Income Fund (UTG/NYSE).