Wes earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Secondary Education in 1986. He later owned a mortgage servicing company and debt collection company. He is a Certified Mortgage Banker (CMB) and banking instructor. He is also a Certified Flight Instructor. Wes has owned many investment properties. He has been a real estate instructor through the Arizona Department of Real Estate since 2009 where he is approved to instruct on Real Estate Legal Issues, Contract Law, and Ethics.