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 Christine (CJ). Spencer and CJ got married in March 2018. 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 the Citadel.