Wayne Henke - Democrat, 3rd Congressional District

Wayne Henke, of Troy, was appointed by the Governor on April 13, 2018 and confirmed by the Missouri Senate on April 19, 2018. He serves from the Third Congressional District, for a term through March 15, 2022.

Commissioner Henke served in the Missouri House of Representatives from 2003 - 2007, representing the citizens of District 11 (Lincoln County). He previously served as the Lincoln County Assessor from 1986 to 1988, and was a member of the Silex R-1 School Board.

Commissioner Henke received his Bachelors of Science in Education Degree from the University of Missouri Columbia. He is a retired farmer, he taught high school for 10 years, and coached sports.

He is a member of Sacred Heart Catholic Church. He and his wife, Dottie, have nine children and eleven grandchildren.