MEET THE TEAM

Mark Haynes, Owner and Operator

Mark began his telecommunications career in 1979 with Executone as a technician, and through the years held many different technical, sales and sales management positions within Executone, WilTel (Williams Telecommunications) and KMC Telecom (Kamine Multimedia Corporation). In 2002, Mark gathered his knowledge and experience to start Allegiance LLC, a telecommunications company committed to “doing the right thing” by every customer. Mark cites this commitment as the key to the growth and success of Allegiance, and takes pride in building the business one satisfied customer at a time.
Mark and his wife Teri have been married for 26 years, and are actively involved at Summer Grove Baptist Church, where Mark is a vocalist in the music ministry. Born and raised in Shreveport, he enjoys working on the family land, raising cattle and traveling.

Charity Anderson, Office Manager

Charity was born in Sacramento, California and has been in Louisiana since 2003 and is married to Clayton Anderson. They have two children, Amaryse and Camden. Charity spends most of her free time with her family and volunteering at her church. She enjoys spending time with her family, eating out, travel when possible, learning /practicing her hobbies and watching Shark Tank. Charity has been in Support/Customer Service since 2001, and brought her skills to Allegiance in November 2017 to help run the everyday office responsibilities.

Mack Slaughter, Sales

Born and raised in Keithville, Mack discovered his love of technology while attending C.E. Byrd High School where, in addition to the basics, he was also able to study computer programming. After completing 9 college hours of programming while still in high school, he graduated and continued on to Bossier Parish Community College (BPCC), where he focused on computer studies and working for the BPCC Cavaliers softball team. Mack graduated from BPCC with an Associates Degree in Computer Information Systems in 2012, and joined the Allegiance team in 2013. Within 6 months he received his Avaya Implementation Professional Specialist certification, and has quickly grown to be a valuable asset to Allegiance. Mack is now the head of the sales force for the new office located in Lake Charles, LA. When not working, Mack enjoys spending time with his wife, Ali, and daughter, Kenzie.

Jessi Humphey, Network Services

Jessica has been in Louisiana since 1992 and is married to Patrick Humphrey. They have a son, Jordan, who Jessi spends most of her free time with at his various sporting activities. She enjoys watching him play baseball the most, but they also spend a lot of time fishing. Jessi, who began bookkeeping in 2011, brought her skills to Allegiance in October 2015 to help run the everyday office responsibilities.

Spencer Taylor, Operations Manager

Originally from Houston, TX, Spencer made the move to Marshall, TX in 2007 to pursue further education at Louisiana Technical College of Northwest Louisiana. While attending school he became a two-time SkillsUSA Cabling Competition winner for the state of Louisiana in 2008 and 2009, and was the 3rd place winner in the National SkillsUSA Cabling Competition in 2009.
During his first state competition, Spencer met Mark Haynes, an event judge and the owner of Allegiance. Mark and Spencer stayed in touch, and upon his graduation in 2009 with an Applied Associates Degree in Science as a Networking Specialist, Spencer joined the Allegiance team. Spencer is responsible for most of the day-to-day operations including scheduling and managing projects. He also holds many certifications such as a Cisco Certified Networking Associate (CCNA), a Panasonic certified dealer (TDA, TDE, and NCP systems), an Avaya Certified Implementation Specialist (ACIS), and an Avaya Certified Support Specialist (ACSS).
Spencer and wife Janita have six children: Kyra, Kinnedi, Spencer, Raijon, Nevaeh, and Serenity. He enjoys his children’s different sporting activities, and just spending time at home with his family.

Tim Walton, Technician

Tim was born and raised in Shreveport, Louisiana. He has been in the telecommunications industry for nearly 10 years. Tim is a family oriented man, who spends the majority of his time with his wife Ashley and his son Skylar Cane, who attends Evangel Christian Academy. Tim and his family enjoy outings with friends , watching the Dallas Cowboys play and are always looking for new and adventurous opportunities. Tim is well versed in technology and has a passion for the industry. He is always keeping up with what’s new and exciting in the field, and looks forward to growing with Allegiance, LLC.

Philip Bradley, Structured Cabling/Technician

Born and raised in Shreveport, Philip has been in the telecommunications industry for over 7 years. In his off time Philip likes to be on a lake fishing with his son, Caden. He has completed his IP Office ACIS training and is currently certified. With a broad knowledge base in the communications industry and a strong will to continue his education he is a great addition to our team. Philip says he looks forward to serving all of Allegiance’s customers for many years to come.