Jonathan is a lifelong resident of Lafayette, LA. He is married to Dawn Lantier Goudeau. Together they are the parents of three children and three grandchildren.
Jonathan began his career at the Lafayette Parish Sheriff’s Office. There he worked for nineteen years while running his private business, Indoor Recreation Company. His business flourished and he made the decision to transition himself to being a full time business owner and has recently celebrated his 28th year in business.
Jonathan is passionate about protecting our community and Louisiana values. As a small businessman Jonathan knows how important it is for Louisiana to become more business friendly and live within its means to better compete with Texas and other states and afford our workforce and future workforce the option to stay in state for work. Jonathan’s diverse work experience allows him the ability to cross partisan lines in the legislature to represent all the constituents of District 31 and work together with colleagues to move Louisiana forward.