For many years Spencer and his wife and children lived on the beautiful island of Vinalhaven where, in the early 1970’s, he started the first salmon farm in a full marine environment on the east coast. Since 1997, Spencer has been a K9 Handler, currently handling an 8 year old GSP certification in Cadaver, Water Search, Wilderness Air Scent, Evidence, and Trailing. Spencer is also a SAR Trailing instructor for IPWDA (International Police Working Dog Assoc.).
Spencer earned his AS from Westchester Community College and a BS in Fishery Biology from Colorado State University. Previously he was the President, co-founder, and CE0 of Resource Trading Company for over 21 years.
In his spare time he enjoys fly fishing, rod building and fly tying.