Pam Welles is a character in Masks in the Sun. She is the wife of the estranged Danny Welles who is son of local attorney Jack Welles. She works for the Department of Defense as an administrative assistant and is raising her two children alone in St. Gabriel. Along with Marla Larson and Mike Brannigan, Pam is one the writers of a local adaptation of A Christmas Carol. As the story unfolds it becomes more clear that Pam is different from how she presents herself.