Kevin Spencer is a teaching artist, researcher, speaker, consultant, and award-winning film producer as well as adjunct faculty in the Special Education program at Carlow University (PA). He is also a world-renowned Illusionist with dozens of accolades to his credit. He and his wife, Cindy, were the recipients of the Merlin Award for International Magicians of the Year (2009) and six-time recipients of Performing Arts Entertainer of the Year. Most recently, the Milbourne Christopher Foundation honored them as Illusionists of the Year (2015) for their unique contributions to the art of magic.
Spencer is an arts advocate and thought leader who believes strongly that the arts play an important role in our development and improving the quality of our lives. He is the founder of the Healing of Magic and Hocus Focus programs and is widely considered the leading authority on the therapeutic use of magic tricks in special education and rehabilitation. He believes in creating inclusive communities where everyone experiences an authentic sense of belonging and no one – for any reason – is relegated to the margins.