Wes Porter, BS, EMT
ACLS + PALS Program Coordinator
Wes comes to us with a diversified background of service coupled with a passion for serving others. Ever since his youth when he achieved the rank of Eagle Scout, Wes has demonstrated his commitment to serving others. While in college, Wes played Division 1 soccer. As a Captain in the United States Army, Wes was assigned to the 20th Special Forces Group as a Senior Communications Officer. He spent several tours overseas in combat deployments.
Wes continues that service in his role as our Advanced Cardiovascular Life Support (ACLS) + Pediatric Advanced Life Support (PALS) Programs Coordinator. Outside of his work with GoRescue, Wes is a Firefighter/Paramedic with Vestavia Hills Fire Department.
Wes and his wife reside in Vestavia along with their three children. They are active members of the Church at Brook Hills.
- Bachelor of Science – Mathematics – Birmingham Southern College
- Certificate – Basic Life Support – AHA, ARC, ASHI
- Certificate – Advanced Life Support – AHA, ARC, ASHI
- Certificate – Pediatric Advanced Life Support – AHA, ARC, ASHI