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Spencer Gordon Morris Rideout
Born on June 20, 1990, Spencer is the son of R. Douglas and Julie C. Rideout. He was born in Topeka, Kansas, moved to Des Moines at age seven, then to Iowa City, Iowa at age ten. The youngest of three children, he has an older sister, Angela, and an older brother Nathaniel. Both are his biggest fans. His mother, Julie, has influenced Spencer with her paintings and music. In fifth grade he was recognized at the MidWest One Bank Children's Art Show with a painting of a haunted mansion published in their calendar. He became very interested in art through his Junior High Anime Club and studied art at City High and Kirkwood. He is actively involved with the Combined Efforts Drama and Men's Choir.