Lonson received an undergraduate degree in Economics in 2011, from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. He then earned his law degree from Florida Coastal School of Law in May of 2018.
However, after graduating from UMass in 2011, Lonson joined the United States Navy where he served as an Aviation Structural Mechanic/Flight Deck Firefighter. Lonson’s service record includes being stationed aboard the USS Enterprise (CVN 65) for its last operational deployment (Operation Enduring Freedom). Also known as the Big E, the USS Enterprise deployed on its 22nd and final deployment to the U.S. 5th Fleet area of responsibility, conducting maritime security operation efforts and support missions for Operation Enduring Freedom. Areas of operation included joint task force support for troops operating in Syria, Iraq, and Afghanistan. As a result of his military service, Lonson was able to travel the world and visit places such as Italy, Greece, Bahrain, and Dubai.
Lonson was honorably discharged from the Navy in May of 2015 and received numerous military accolades from his service. He was admitted to The Florida Bar in March of 2021 and is the newest member of the Mackey Law Group, bringing nonstop energy and determination to help our clients to the best of his ability.