Spencer Sexton recently completed the Japan Exchange and Teaching Program in rural Ishikawa Prefecture. Before that, he worked with international students from various countries as a designated school official for ELS Language Centers in Johnson City, Tennessee. Spencer has also studied and interned in Beijing. He speaks Japanese and Mandarin Chinese.
Spencer earned a BA in international affairs with a minor in China studies from East Tennessee State University. As a master of global affairs student, he is the recipient of a Donald & Marilyn Keough Fellowship Fellowship.