Wes has served as MPC Choir Accompanist since 1999. He grew up in New Jersey and graduated from Neptune High School and then went to Jacksonville University in Florida and received a Bachelor of Music Education. At the age of 16 years old, Wes began playing music at his church, St. James Episcopal Church. He accompanied the chorus in high school and had a scholarship at JU to accompany the chorus. During college, he was the Organist for the Navy Chapel at Mayport, Florida and then Organist/Choir Director for the Ponte Vedra Episcopal Church. After graduation, he worked for Carnival Cruise Lines as a musician, bandleader and entertainer. In 1991, Wes decided to change careers and went to John Marshall Law School and received his Doctor of Jurisprudence and presently sits as a Judge in the Henry County Magistrate Court since July 1, 2000. While working for Carnival Cruise Lines, Wes met his wife Pamela on the ships and they have 2 children, Cassie and Jamie.