Wesley Morgan

Wes Morgan is a marketing communications specialist whose career has included account management and business development positions in full service advertising agencies and marketing communications leadership roles in corporate environments from construction to hard goods. He has degrees from the University of Miami (FL) - a BA double major in Art and English (more specifically Graphic Design and Creative Writing) and an MBA (emphasis in Marketing). He expects to complete a Master of Arts degree in Education in 2018 (concentration in special education) at Fontbonne University in Saint Louis. He is a paraprofessional for the Special School District in Saint Louis.

Morgan is a member of the American Marketing Association and has been board member of the AMA Saint Louis Chapter for nearly 20 years. He is a docent volunteer at the Laumeier Sculpture Park. He is a writer of poetry, blogs, and strategy. His first novel, Failure Coach was published in 2015 and a collection of poems Poetry before Breakfast will be published in 2017. He is husband to Lynn and father of two remarkable grown children: Lindsey Lawton Dewey and John Benjamin Morgan. More recently, this past year he became grandfather to Robert Lawton Dewey and James Benjamin Morgan.

Financial Aid

The Workforce Investment Act governed by the Workforce Investment Board distributes funds through the UrbanForce program at the St. Louis Agency on Training and Employment (SLATE)