Scholarship Winner Interview: Spencer Kyle Johnson

Spencer Kyle Johnson on taking ownership of his education.




Spencer Johnson

Spencer Kyle Johnson of Signal Mtn.,TN, is a "renaissance man" who has performed in numerous theatre performances, served as director, producer, and actor of two short films, excelled as a competitive pianist, and participated in community service projects for causes from Muscular Dystrophy fund-raisers to youth leadership training. He is a member of Photographic Society of Chattanooga, president of ESA National Homeschool Honor Society, and a published writer. As captain and attorney of a nationally-winning Mock Trial team, he won "Best Attorney" multiple times and presented speeches at his city's Bar Association, participated in interviews for radio, television, and magazines, and received a letter of recognition from his U.S. congressman.

As an Eagle Scout, he planned and executed a project to create a lending library for an underprivileged Christian school in the Appalachian Mountains, including coordinating and organizing the 3,300 books donations. Kyle is an international traveler who attended the Oxford University Round Table lectures in Oxford, England and has served on a mission trip to the Czech Republic. He plans to attend Houghton College in NY to pursue a career as a professor in higher education, with an international focus.