Spencer recently received a BS in geology and geophysics from Texas Tech University with a 4.0 major GPA. In the past, he has tutored a wide range of courses including: Earth Sciences, Chemistry, Physics, Math, English, and History. Spencer has been involved in music from a very young age. He started as a drummer and served as the Quads Section Leader for the Texas Tech University Drumline. He also plays the piano and guitar. He recently was awarded an Undergraduate Prize from the Mineralogical Society of America for his undergraduate research work. I have also been selected as having the top research poster presentation at the 2017 Texas Tech University Geosciences Research Day.