Amos Kasperek earned a doctorate in Spanish with an emphasis in Golden Age literature from the University of Oklahoma in Norman.
He is the son of Marian and Jean Kasperek, of Cole Camp, and is a 2000 graduate of Cole Camp High School. He was a lifelong member of Faith Baptist Church in Sedalia.
He, his wife Sarah and son Titus will be moving to Greenville, S.C., where he is on the faculty at Bob Jones University.
As a first generation son of a Polish immigrant family, he is the first Kasperek to earn the title “doctor.”