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Wes Moore


Author, business owner, activist, producer, tv program sponsor, and decorated US Military officer, he’s most widely known for his two NY Times-bestselling books The Additional Wes Moore and THE TASK. He hosted the OWN series Beyond Perception as well as the PBS series RETURNING with Wes Moore. He went to Valley Forge Armed service Academy, a junior university in Pennsylvania, aswell as Johns Hopkins University or college. Then became a Rhode Scholar at Oxford University or college. He began a profession in financing but opted to become paratrooper for the 82nd Airborne Department from the U.S. Military in Afghanistan in 2005. Then became a White colored House Fellow for any 12 months upon his come back before time for NEW YORK and a profession in finance. He’s the creator and CEO of BridgeEdU, a business that creates an alternative solution to university and a space year before going to university or college. It strives to soften the changeover into university and means that college students are even more motivated and powered in their university endeavors. His dad Westley was a journalist and newscaster. His mom Pleasure was from Lowe River, Jamaica. When Moore was 3 years aged, he observed his father’s loss of life. He and his mom relocated from Baltimore towards the Bronx. He wedded Dawn plus they possess two kids, olderdaughter Mia and more youthful son Wayne. They relocated to Baltimore from NEW YORK. He received stellar evaluations of his publication THE TASK from Chelsea Clinton and Arianna Huffington. Notable looks of his are the Daily Display with Jon Stewart, The Colbert Statement, and REAL-TIME with Expenses Maher.

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Full Name Wes Moore
Date Of Birth October 15, 1978
Place Of Birth Baltimore, MD
Profession Entrepreneur
Education Valley Forge Military Academy and College, Johns Hopkins University, University of Oxford
Nationality American
Spouse Dawn Moore, Dawn Moore
Parents Westley Moore, Joy Moore
Siblings Shani Moore, Tony Moore, Nikki Moore
Nominations Goodreads Choice Awards Best Memoir & Autobiography
Star Sign Libra

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All the Difference2016Documentary executive producer / producer
P.O.V.2016TV Series documentary executive producer - 1 episode
Coming Back with Wes Moore2014TV Mini-Series documentary executive producer



Beyond Belief2012TV SeriesHimself
Tom Brokaw Presents: Bridging the Divide2010TV Movie documentaryHimself
The Colbert Report2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Charlie Rose2010TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Tavis Smiley2010TV SeriesHimself
The Oprah Winfrey Show2010TV SeriesHimself
Morning Joe2011-2017TV SeriesHimself
Super Soul Sunday2016TV SeriesHimself
The Nightly Show with Larry Wilmore2015TV SeriesHimself - Panelist
The Daily Show2015TV SeriesHimself
Real Time with Bill Maher2012-2015TV SeriesHimself - Guest / Himself
American Graduate Day 20142014TV MovieHimself - Host
Politics Nation with Al Sharpton2014TV SeriesHimself
Coming Back with Wes Moore2014TV Mini-Series documentaryHimself - Host
Now with Alex Wagner2013TV SeriesHimself
Power to Change2012TV SeriesHimself - Guest
Meet the Press2012TV SeriesHimself - Afghanistan War Veteran & Author

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Protect Our Defenders: Advocacy Videos2013TV Mini-SeriesHimself - Author, 'The Other Wes Moore, Afghanistan War Veteran

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