Spencer Peavey (Adaptability, Strategic, Ideation, Positivity, Connectedness) is currently our Senior Director for Student Engagement, which oversees Student Activities, Greek Life, Orientation, Late Night Events, Performing Arts, Campus Media, and Student Leadership. He has been at Alfred State for 7 years and also adjunct instructs Sociology classes at Alfred State as well. Spencer’s background in Addictions and Mental Health therapy for eight years prior to higher education has also helped in his relationships with students in crisis. Born and raised in Massachusetts, he attained his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Massachusetts at Lowell in 1995, majoring in Psychology and Sociology. Immediately following his graduation, he moved to Western New York, where he got his Master’s Degree in Counseling Education (MS.Ed) from St. Bonaventure. He currently resides in Wellsville, NY with his wife of 10 years, Emily. He also has three children (Breanna, 17, Charlie, 2, and Thomas, 7 mos old.) and his pup Buca.