Jonathan P. Pearce is a native of Lafayette LA and is a graduate from the BI Moody College of Business at the University of Louisiana with a Degree in Business Management and a minor in Psychology.  He also earned the National Administrators Credential given by the National Institute of Child Care Management.  Jonathan is currently the President/CEO of Sugar ‘n Spice Preschools and Vacation Station with four locations in Acadiana employing over 70 and serving over 500 students.  He is also a Louisiana Pathways certified Independent Trainer and has presented at conferences throughout the United States.

He is also the President/CEO of Property 1st Management in Lafayette, LA.  Jonathan is the immediate past President and current Legislative Chair of the Child Care Association of Louisiana.  Serving the childcare profession throughout the state, Jonathan has been an active board member of the Child Care Association since 2005 and has previously served as the Vice President.

Jonathan also sits on the Board of Directors for the Youngsville Chamber of Commerce serving as Past President and Current Governmental Chair. In addition, He has sat on numerous councils, workgroups, and committees on the state and local level in many different facets. Jonathan has been married to Angelle B. Pearce since 2009 and together they are the proud parents of Jon Paul, Andrew and Jeanette.

In 2015, Jonathan was nominated and is honored to be selected as a TOP 20 UNDER 40 Acadiana Leadership awards recipient.