Spencer "Spinny" Johnson








    As a basketball performer, Spinny is known for his scoring as well as his trick shot artistry. Spinny has worked with the world-famous Harlem Globetrotters and has performed with such greats as Wilt Chamberlain, Curly Neal, Meadowlark Lemon, and Marques Haynes. He has also appeared in an ad for the D.C. lottery with Wes Unseld.

    Spencer Johnson received a degree in psychology from Geneva College in Pennsylvania. During his four-year tenure at Geneva, he became a two-time College All American and received many other basketball honors.

     Spencer is no stranger to working with youngsters. Along with performing for students in a number of states throughout the country (he has performed in California, Washington, Illinois, Indiana, Maryland, Ohio, Oregon, Pennsylvania, Virginia and Washington, D.C.), Spencer has also worked in the classroom as a substitute teacher in Montgomery County, Maryland. Spencer has had extensive national exposure in conjunction with Nancy Reagan's Drug Awareness Program and his message has reached millions of young people. During his talks, Spinny encourages his audience to say.....