Turner was born and raised in Las Animas, Bent County, Colorado. Turner graduated the Las Animas High School in 2009 and graduated from Pueblo Community College with a welding certificate in 2011.
Upon graduation Turner worked for the family farm. In 2014, Turner was hired by the Kiowa County Sheriff’s Office as a Posse Deputy.
Turner graduated the Otero Junior College Law Enforcement Training Academy in the spring of 2016. Turner served as a Kiowa County Sheriff’s Deputy from 2016-2018. On January 8, 2019 Turner was appointed Undersheriff of Bent County.