Wayne A. Ekblad (born 1958)

Wayne Alfred Ekblad
1958 - living
updated November 02, 2020
Wayne A. Ekblad, father to 1 child, was born on January 4, 1958 in Rice Lake, Wisconsin. He was born to Alfred L. Ekblad and Janet L. Ekblad, with siblings Sheryl and Mark. He married Dianne Slininger on July 12, 2008. Wayne married JoAnn Sutton in 1979 and they later divorced in 1997. They gave birth to Catherine JoAnn Ekblad. We know that Wayne A. Ekblad had been residing in New Richmond, St, Croix County, Wisconsin United States.
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Wayne A. Ekblad
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Male
Gender
Wayne
First name
Alfred
Middle name
Ekblad
Last name(s)
Unknown
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New Richmond, St, Croix County, Wisconsin United States
Last known residence
Wayne Ekblad was born on in Rice Lake, Barron County, Wisconsin United States
Birth
Wayne Ekblad was born on in Rice Lake, Barron County, Wisconsin United States
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Nationality & Locations Lived

United States

Religion

Roman Catholic

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Education

Bachelor's Degree (Political Science) - University of North Carolina at Wilmington (1991-1993);
Associate's Degree (International Relations) - Coastal Carolina Community College, Jacksonville, North Carolina (1989-1991).

Professions

Private Sector: Security Professional (2016-Present).

Federal (Civil) Service: U.S. Government Accountability Office (2002-2008); U.S. Department of State (2008-2009); U.S. Department of Homeland Security (2009-2016); Retired (2016-Present).

Private Sector: Security Management Professional (1993-2002).

Military Service: U.S. Marine Corps (1975-1989); U.S. Marine Corps Reserve (1989-1996); Retired (1996-Present).

Personal Life & Organizations

Professional Association Memberships: American Society for Industrial Security; Federal Law Enforcement Officers Association; International Foundation for Protection Officers; National Sheriffs Association.

Military Association Memberships: American Legion; Marine Corps League; Marine Embassy Guard Association; Veterans of Foreign Wars.

Military Service

Wayne served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1975 to 1989 and in the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve from 1989 to 1996. He retired from military service in 1996.

While on active duty, Wayne served as a Marine Security Guard at the American Embassy in Moscow, U.S.S.R. (1977-1978) & at the U.S. Mission in Geneva, Switzerland (1978-1979); and as a Marine Security Guard Detachment Commander at the American Embassies in Beirut, Lebanon (1983-1984) & Pretoria, Republic of South Africa (1984-1986). He also served two tours on Okinawa, Japan (1976-1977 & 1982-1983) and two tours at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina (1979-1982 & 1986-1989). While in the reserves, Wayne was assigned to duties at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina (1989-1993) and Quantico, Virginia (1993-1996).

Wayne's military decorations and awards include the Meritorious Service Medal, Navy & Marine Corps Commendation Medal, Joint Service Achievement Medal, Navy & Marine Corps Achievement Medal (with Gold Star in lieu of 2nd Award), and the Combat Action Ribbon. He is also authorized to wear the Presidential Service Badge, Navy & Marine Corps Parachutist Insignia, Rifle Expert Badge (with 10th Award Requalification Bar) and the Pistol Expert Badge (with 10th Award Requalification Bar).

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Wayne A. Ekblad Family Tree

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Parents:

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Sep 14, 1934 - Mar 17, 2005
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Jul 23, 1938 - Oct 5, 2010

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1960 - Unknown
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1963 - Unknown

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Wayne A. Ekblad & Dianne (Slininger) Ekblad

July 12, 2008

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Jun 25, 1958 - Unknown
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Wayne A. Ekblad & JoAnn (Sutton) Ekblad

1979 - 1997
Cause of Separation: Divorce
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Aug 26, 1950 - Unknown

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Jul 24, 1979 - Unknown

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In 1958, in the year that Wayne A. Ekblad was born, on January 31st, Explorer I, the United States' answer to Sputnik I (and 2,) was launched. America had entered the Space Race. The first spacecraft to detect the Van Allen radiation belt, it remained in orbit until 1970.

In 1962, on October 1st, African-American James H. Meredith, escorted by federal marshals, registered at the University of Mississippi - becoming the first African-American student admitted to the segregated college. He had been inspired by President Kennedy's inaugural address to apply for admission.

In 1977, on January 20th, Jimmy Carter became the 39th President of the United States. Running against incumbent Gerald Ford, he won 50.1% of the popular vote to Ford's 48.0%. He was elected to only one term.

In 1981, on August 1st, MTV debuted. It was the first music video TV channel. The first music video played was the Buggles' "Video Killed the Radio Star" - the second was Pat Benatar's "You Better Run".

In 1992, on February 1st, US President George Bush and President Boris Yeltsin of Russia jointly announced an end to the Cold War, proclaiming a new era of "friendship and partnership". At Camp David in Maryland, they reviewed ways to jointly reduce nuclear arms and support reforms in Russia but no agreement was reached at that meeting.

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