Wes Colbert

Senior Department Leader, Corporate Actions & Distributions, Edward Jones

Wes Colbert graduated from the University of Missouri St. Louis in 1995 with a double major in Management and Marketing.   Wes started his career at Edward Jones in 1994 and has been in several different areas including, Customer Account Transfer, Security Master File and the Corporate Action & Distribution area throughout his 22 years at the firm.   He has been in a leadership role at Edward Jones for the past 16 years.   He is currently the Senior Department Leader responsible for the Corporate Action & Distribution area at Edward Jones.   Wes’s responsibilities within Corporate Action include (Mandatory and Voluntary events, US and Foreign Distributions, Proxy, Class Action, ACH, Checks, Stock Options, Optional Dividends, Dividend Reinvestment and Equity Dollar Cost Averaging).    Wes is currently the Chairperson for the SIFMA Corporate Actions Proxy Subcommittee.