Spencer grew up in Mount Pleasant, SC and is a 2017 graduate of the Citadel. Spencer became a Christian through the high school ministry at East Cooper Baptist. When he came to college, Campus Outreach served as a catalyst for growing in and sharing his faith. It was through Campus Outreach during college that Spencer met his wife, CJ. While in college, Spencer developed a heart for college students who do not know the Lord and a vision for seeing the world reached through students as they graduate and disperse into the lost world. Spencer serves as campus staff at Charleston Southern University.