// Wes Tongue
Wes was born in Atlanta, grew up in an Air Force family, and lived in seven states before settling in Colorado at the age of nine. He serves as the Mill City worship pastor and loves theologically informed lyrics and believes that the presence of God changes people.
Wes was on staff at New Life Church in Colorado Springs for three years, where he served on the pastoral team and directed the New Life School of Worship, a training and discipleship program for worship pastors. Wes earned his degree in Worship Arts from Oral Roberts University in 2008. He and his wife Joanna have two daughters, Everly Ivy and Eloise Collins and a son, Anders Warner. Joanna has a degree in communications and is passionate about strong coffee, justice, and soft t-shirts.
Wes likes pancakes, road cycling, and Hans Zimmer; he dislikes knickknacks, sticky fingers, and turtlenecks.