Spencer is a climate policy and communication practitioner with broad international experience. Building on his studies in the biological experiences, his interests branched into climate and energy studies. Having been trained as a Climate Leader by Al Gore Gore's Climate Reality Corps and lobbied Congress working with Citizens Climate Lobby, Spencer is completing his Masters degree at American University, School of International Service. Spencer has also taken classes at the United Nations Mandated University for Peace in Costa Rica and attended the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change 19th Conference of the Parties in Warsaw, Poland. His most recent work took him to The Center for Climate Change Communication at George Mason University developing communication materials for The U.S. National Park Service.