Wes has spent all but two years of his life in the Apex/Cary area. In 1994, his family moved to Apex, off of Olive Chapel Rd. Wes graduated from Apex High School in 2000, a member and championship MVP of the baseball team that won the state championship. He was quarterback for the AHS football team that had its first winning season in 18 years. He graduated from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill with a degree in Journalism and Mass Communication and also lettered in baseball at UNC.
Wes is a proud father of 2 boys and 2 girls and is married to his high school sweetheart, Stacey. He is a Financial Representative at MWA Financial Services, having joined the company in July 2008. Through Modern Woodmen of America, Wes proudly sponsors philanthropic ventures, including cystic fibrosis programs, the Red Cross, Western Wake Crisis Ministry and other initiatives that benefit local families in distress.