Alonza Jiles is a graduate of Arkansas State University where he obtained a degree in Computer Information Systems. He is married to Kristin and they have four kids; AJ, Abbie, Isaac, and Caleb. Alonza has over twenty-seven years of experience working with at risk youth in a residential setting. He also has been active in youth sports where he coached basketball, football, and baseball. Alonza was appointed to the Arkansas Board of Corrections for five years. He was appointed to the Commission on Law Enforcement Standards and Training where he served for four years. Alonza has been a Master Trainer for Handle With Care for ten years.