Wes was born in Honolulu, Hawaii and graduated from Kalani High School. He graduated with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in accounting from the University of Hawaii at Manoa and received his CPA certificate from the State of Hawaii in 1984. He joined N&K in 1990 and became a principal of the firm in 1994. Prior to joining N&K, Wes was a tax manager with an international accounting firm. Wes is responsible for overseeing the operations of the Business and Tax Services Division of the firm. Wes is also a Chartered Global Management Accountant.
Wes is a member of the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, the Hawaii Society of Certified Public Accountants, CPAmerica International, and the Kuakini Medical Center (Board Member).
In his spare time, Wes enjoys golfing, running, going to stage productions and concerts, and attending University of Hawaii sporting events.
Areas of practice: Accounting, tax, management consulting, audit.
Industry specialization: Construction, healthcare, retail, nonprofits.