John Wes Townley (born December 31, 1989) in Watkinsville, Georgia and is a current NASCAR Nationwide Series driver. He drives the Zaxby's Chevy for Richard Childress Racing. His father, Tony Townley, is one of the cofounders of Zaxby's. He drove in the American Speed Association and ARCA RE/MAX Series prior to NASCAR. In NASCAR, Townley has had little success, failing to crack the top-ten during his rookie season in the Nationwide Series and not having any success either in limited appears in the Camping World Truck Series.