Spencer was born and bred in Lubbock. He attended Monterey High school and received a Bachelor of Arts at Texas Tech. Immediately after finishing at Tech, he and his wife Veronica moved to Asia to be missionaries. During those years on the field Spencer finished his Master of Arts in Missiology from Southwestern Seminary. After spending over 14 years in Asia, they have recently returned to Lubbock. He guarantees that he’s eaten weirder things than you have or is up for a challenge any day. Spencer has four kids- Eben, Nya, Canaan, and Ajay.