Dr. Chris Jones is a training specialist at the University of Tennessee Law Enforcement Innovation Center (LEIC) and National Forensic Academy (NFA). Dr. Jones has trained thousands of law enforcement officers domestically and internationally on an array of subject matters. He also serves as a content expert and adjunct faculty at the collegiate level. Dr. Jones has been a featured presenter at multiple conferences to include the National Association of School Resource Officers and the FBI National Academy Associates (TN Chapter). Before joining UT, he was an officer of the Kingsport Police Department, and he has also served as a supervisor in the alternative energy field. Dr. Jones is the creator and host of The Commander podcast, where he and his guests share expertise on a broad range of law enforcement topics. His academic background includes a doctor of education in leadership and professional practice from Trevecca Nazarene University, an MBA from King University, and a bachelor of science from East Tennessee State University.