Gregg Gothreaux is the President & CEO of the Lafayette Economic Developpment Authority, and he gratiously agreed to sit down with me for another installment of "Up Close".

Gothreaux has been working to help Louisiana grow its economy in a variety of different ways since 1980.

He is a graduate of Leadership Lafayette V. He continusouly promotes Lafayette as a destination for business, and he is a champion of securing what businesses need to continiue their growth in our city.

This family man proudly speaks of his wife and children and of his devotion to them.

He is a leader for Lafayette leader. He is a caring husband and father. And he sat down with me to show not only his story, but part of LEDA's story as well. .