Wes Moore is the Founder and Chairman of BridgeEdU.
Wes founded BridgeEdU with the purpose of building a better on-ramp to higher education and career preparedness. By providing an innovative path to higher education excellence, BridgeEdU aims to engage scholars in a new way while democratizing the pathway to college completion.
Moore is the author of two New York Times Best Seller books: The Other Wes Moore, and The Work. He has been featured by USA Today, TIME Magazine, “Meet the Press,” “The Oprah Winfrey Show”, and appears regularly on MSNBC and NPR, among many others.
Moore graduated Phi Theta Kappa from Valley Forge Military College and Phi Beta Kappa from Johns Hopkins University. He also completed an MLitt in International Relations from Oxford University as a Rhodes Scholar. Afterward, Wes served as a paratrooper in the 82nd Airborne Division in the United States Army and completed in a combat tour of duty in Afghanistan.