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Spencer Bruce Shumway

Bachelor of Science, Microbiology


Briefly tell us about yourself (e.g. hometown, family, hobbies, favorite BYU courses, intended profession)

I am a father, a husband, a brother, and a son.
I have loved my time so close to Utah’s wildlands.
I develop medical technologies that reduce suffering.
I am passionately working towards the goal of true freedom.

Who were your greatest supporters while earning this degree?

My wife, my daughters, and my parents.

What advice do you have for incoming freshmen at BYU?

Take an internship at a small company.

How has your experience at BYU prepared you for the rest of your life?

BYU has helped me develop intellectual tools to understand and change the world.