Wayne Laird

Wayne Laird

Wayne is a founder and the first employee of FHW. As CFO-Accounting he has enjoyed supporting the Partner Program’s accounting and financial needs. This support allows Partners to concentrate on providing the best service and care to students and their families.

Prior to joining FHW, Wayne worked 15 years in the Accounting and Finance field. He served as an audit Manager for a CPA firm overseeing audits services and as Finance Director for a Water Provider directing the reporting and financing needs for two rapidly growing communities.

After spending four years serving in the US Army, Wayne obtained a B.S. in Business Administration in Accounting and Finance from Portland State University.

Wayne enjoys traveling with his family and is a sports fan. For the past eight years, he has coached his kids in basketball and softball. Wayne also served on the board of a local charter school for nine years acting as Treasurer and Vice Chair.

It is fulfilling working with great people doing what they do best, providing help for young people and their families.