WES Johnson

contract counselor Lpc

Wes provides counseling to adult individuals (men or women). As well as counseling for marriages and families through

Jacob's Well Counseling Ministries.

about wes

Wes grew up in Green Bay and met his spouse, Kimberly Johnson (also a counselor at Jacob's Well) at Trinity Evangelical Divinity School in Deerfield, IL where he earned a Master's Degree in Counseling in 1995. From there, they moved to South Florida for about ten years and Wes worked as a youth pastor and later as a counselor focused on juvenile justice and child welfare. Wes and Kimberly moved back to Green Bay in 2003 and Wes works full time as a counselor at a local college while he sees clients Jacobs Well on a part time basis. Wes and Kimberly have four adult children and he cherishes the times when they are all at home. Wes enjoys making complicated meals and most nights he can be found in the kitchen for a few hours preparing and doing dishes. In addition to cooking, Wes absolutely loves to travel, especially the long road trip across the country with multiple overnight stops along the way. For over 30 years, Wes has been working as a counselor and he enjoys building relationships with clients and helping them see where God is working in their life, even in situations that feel hopeless.  

fun facts

What do you do in your free time?

  • I enjoy cooking and traveling.

What is your favorite Bible verse?

  • Ephesians 2:4-5 "But God, being rich in mercy, because of the great love with which He loved us, even when we were dead in our trespasses, made us alive together with Christ - By grace you have been saved."

If you could meet anyone in history who would it be?

  • Johnny Cash - He had a messy and complicated faith that I'd like to learn more about. He was also just really cool and defined an entire genre of music.