DWIGHT PRUDHOMME grew up in Lafayette and is a graduate of Lafayette High School and University of Louisiana – Lafayette (USL). He was a four year letterman on the Ragin Cajun Football team as Quarterback.
Dwight has spent the last 30 years in the alcohol beverage industry with Republic National Distributing Company (formerly Magnolia Liquor Company) and is currently Branch General Manager for the Lafayette and Shreveport markets and is responsible for all day-to-day business.
Serves on the State Board of Directors of the Louisiana Restaurant Association since 1999.
Served on the Lafayette Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors from 2008-2010.
Member of Leadership Lafayette Class XX in 2007.
Serves on Board of Directors for the Petroleum Club of Lafayette.
Served on the Lafayette Municipal Fire and Police Civil Service Board in 2011-2012.