Former Staff member
Wesley Eisiminger was born in Van Nays California in August 1946.
After graduated high school in 1965, Eisiminger enlisted with a friend in the U.S. Army and was sent to Vietnam. He was seriously wounded in action and spent the rest of his enlistment in and out of hospitals.
Married in 1967, Eisiminger has a son, daughter, and two grandsons. He divorced in 1982 after 16 years of marriage.
He attended trade schools and college after his service. His main study was Engineering Design and later worked in multiple companies for their engineering departments, eventually becoming a Chief Engineer and later a Vice President.
In August of 1999, Eisiminger, a first time offender, was sentenced to life. When he came to San Quentin in 2013 he became a part of the Journalism Guild and eventually worked his way to becoming a Staff Writer.