Spencer grew up in the Barossa Valley in South Australia. His love of performance and particularly in acting led him to study at the University of Ballarat Arts Academy under brilliant teachers such as Paul Hampton, Ross Hall, James Wardlaw and Kim Durban. Since graduating, Spencer has delved into the beginnings of what he hopes will be a prolific career, already appearing in numerous productions at La Mama, Collingwood Underground and the Industrial School at the Abbotsford Convent, whilst also exploring production through his theatre company Educated Rats, which he co-founded with a number of fellow graduates. Spencer also holds experience in acting for film and television, studying under Australian film and TV greats Kevin Harrington and Shane Connor and will next be appearing in the professional short film Dead Heart Of The City for Figure 09 Productions. Spencer also holds exstensive experience in voiceover and corporate performance. He currently works as part of the marketing team at Red Stitch Actors Theatre.