Pastor Gregg Wax was born and raised in Amory, Mississippi. He is the fourth of six children born to Manfread and Ruth Wax. Pastor Wax is a graduate of Amory High School. Pastor Wax began his career in ministry as a United Methodist minister under the guidance of the Late Reverand Benjamin Wax of Valley Chapel United Methodist Church in 2012. Reverand Wax spent one year under the mentorship of Pastor David McCoy at St. James United Methodist Church in Amory, Mississippi before joining Burns United Methodist Church in Oxford, Mississippi as Associate Pastor. At the 2016 United Methodist Conference, Reverand Wax was appointed to his first charge; he currently serves as Head of the Ailesville Charge in Oxford, Mississippi as Pastor of Beverly and Salem United Methodist Church's, both of which are located in Oxford, Mississippi.