Meet The Team

Spencer Taylor

Operations Director & Co-Owner


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.

Mack Slaughter

Sales/Advisor & Co-Owner


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.

Mark Crews

Sales


Mark was born and raised in Shreveport, an LSU-S graduate who owned a portrait photography studio from 1983-1989 before moving to Dallas with another studio, then joined Eastman Kodak Company in 1991 to help launch the original digital camera technology. Mark furthered his IT sales career with COMPAQ, HP, CDWG, Hitachi Data Systems-working mostly with Department of Defense customers throughout the country. Most recently, he was with Eatel/Venyu where he consulted customers on data protection/disaster recovery solutions, Cloud migration, and Network security.

In 1985, Mark married Nannette Crawford and they have one daughter Elizabeth. In 1992, Mark and his family moved from Dallas to Colorado Springs, CO where they lived until 2015 when they chose to return to Shreveport. Mark and Nannette attend First United Methodist Church, are members of the Krewe of Centaur. Returning to Shreveport, Mark is determined to become more active in the community and to participate and promote the many POSITIVE aspects and opportunities in the Shreveport Bossier area. He is a member of the Rotary Club of Shreveport and Honorary Commander for the 608AOC at BAFB, serves on the Board of Directors of Tech by 20 and helped start the local CIO/CTO Roundtable organization.

Kyle Friar

Sales/Advisor & Co-Owner


Kyle Friar

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.

Ali Slaughter

Network Services-Order Specialist


Ali Slaughter

Brandon Rose

Technician ll / Dispatcher


Brandon Rose

Brent McGraw

Technician


Brent McGraw

Ben Whatley

Technician


Ben Whatley

Kevin Willey


Kevin Willey

Mark Haynes


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.