Dr. Alandrus Pearson Spencer was born in Chicago, Illinois and raised in Blytheville, Arkansas. He served in the United States Navy and has two children and three grandchildren. In 2005, Alandrus met and married his wife Veronica. Alandrus received his associate degree in Biblical Studies, Bachelors in Biblical Studies and a Masters in Biblical Studies and Counseling from Beacon University. He later earned a M.Div. and Doctor of Ministry from Apex School of Theology. In 2006, he launched Touching Lives Ministry, Inc. in Blytheville, Arkansas, which boasts several major community outreach programs.
In 2017, Dr. Spencer penned the first book of the Encouraging Moment series entitled Live Life By An Encouraging Moment. Which was featured at the 2018 and 2019 NAACP authors Pavilion and earned him the 2018 T.A.P award for Author of the Year. He is also the author of Encouraging Moment: The Turbulence Was Necessary an 80 day devotional and the children’s book Everyone is Unique: Stop The Bullying. Dr. Spencer is the Co-founder of the Motivated Authors Spotlight Showcase, an organization that provides a platform for authors of all genres to gain exposure for their literary work.
In his spare time Dr. Spencer enjoying reading and writing books, spending time with his family, traveling and faith and leadership conferences.