John Spencer has been involved in the NCFCA since 2008, and it has been a big part of his life. John says that debating has helped him open his mind to new viewpoints and to always be polite when discussing an issue. Throughout his life, John has been involved in politics, helping out on campaigns with his older brother, Caleb. John has worked on both local elections and state elections. NCFCA has also helped John in this arena, teaching him how to defend his ideals and explain his viewpoint to others. John’s hobbies include basketball, football, swimming, playing video games, working out, and researching world events. John is a junior in High School.