Cameron Christensen was born in Denver, Colorado and spent two years as a full-time, Cambodian-speaking missionary for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. He attended Brigham Young University and graduated in 2013 with a degree in political science and a minor in Asian studies. After his first year of law school, he spent the summer working for the Supreme Court Chamber of the United Nations Assistance to the Khmer Rouge Trials. He enjoyed working with the International Law and Religion Symposium in 2013 and 2014. Currently he sits on the board of the Phi Delta Phi Honor Society and serves as President of the International Law Student Association.