Spencer Medel was born and raised in Nampa, Idaho. After 18 great years of being in school and playing football and lacrosse, he went on a mission to Oklahoma. There he learned the Spanish language and came close to the people. After his mission, he married the love of his life in the Salt Lake City Temple. Now he studies political science at BYU and plans to attend law school at BYU or the University of Chicago. After law school he plans to work for either the state of Idaho or Utah as a county prosecutor.