Wayne Seybold

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Wayne Seybold
Mayor of Marion, Indiana
Assumed office
January 1, 2004
Preceded by Bill Henry
Personal details
Born (1963-09-05) September 5, 1963 (age 51)
Orlando, Florida
Religion Christian

Wayne Seybold (born September 5, 1963)[1] is the mayor of Marion, Indiana and a former pair skater representing the United States.

Competing with his sister Natalie Seybold, he won five senior international medals, became a two-time U.S. national silver medalist, and competed at the 1988 Winter Olympics.[1] The pair grew up in Marion, Indiana and were coached by Ronald Ludington from 1984 in Wilmington, Delaware.[2]

After retiring from skating, Seybold returned to Marion, Indiana. Running as a Republican, he was elected mayor in 2003 and won re-election in 2007 and 2011. In 2012, Seybold ran for the 5th District Congressional seat but finished fourth in the Republican primary. In 2014, he ran for Indiana State Treasurer but lost the Republican nomination to director of the TrustINdiana local government investment pool Kelly Mitchell.


(with Natalie Seybold)

Event 1982–83 1983–84 1984–85 1985–86 1986–87 1987–88 1988–89
Winter Olympics 10th
World Champ. 9th 8th 10th 8th
Skate America 7th 3rd
Skate Canada 4th 3rd 4th
International de Paris 1st
NHK Trophy 3rd
Nebelhorn Trophy 3rd
U.S. Champ. 2nd 3rd 4th 3rd 2nd
Preceded by
Bill Henry
Mayor of Marion, Indiana
Succeeded by


  1. ^ a b "Wayne Seybold". Sports Reference. 
  2. ^ Hersh, Phil (February 14, 1988). "Whole Town Goes For The Gold". Chicago Tribune.