Alysa Reasoner is from Arlington, Texas. She attended Mansfield Legacy High School and was a member of the band and color guard. After high school, she attended Texas Christian University. She was a member of the TCU color guard during her four years of college and marched Black Gold Winterguard in 2011. Ms. Reasoner began teaching at various schools around the area in 2011; she has been involved with teaching color guard since then. In May 2014, Ms. Reasoner graduated from TCU with a degree in secondary English education. She taught English at North Crowley High School in 2014-15. She started teaching English at Paschal in 2015 and became the color guard assistant the following year. Ms. Reasoner currently teaches English 2. She is in her 4th year of teaching English and 7th year of teaching color guard.