Meet Stuart Bishop:
A family man, who shares your values.
About Stuart Bishop
Stuart Bishop is completing his first term in the Louisiana Legislature, representing Southern Lafayette, Broussard and Youngsville in the House of Representatives. During his first four years in office, he quickly proved himself to be a leader among his fellow freshmen legislators, and was given the “Up And Coming Legislator” award his first year in office by Southwest Louisiana’s young professional group, Fusion Five. He was tapped by House leaders to serve as Vice Chairman of the Committee on Natural Resources and Environment, working on issues close to his heart as an avid outdoorsman and ally of Louisiana’s energy industry. He was also named to the powerful Appropriations Committee, in addition to serving on the Joint Legislative Committees on Capital Outlay and the Budget, and the House Labor and Industrial Relations Committee.
He has fought to protect Louisiana’s business community, works to bring greater transparency and accountability to state government, and champions and defends traditional family values.
Stuart is married to Kim Dugas Bishop, they have two sons, Donald “Tre” Bishop, III and Cooper Bishop. He is the Co-Owner of Baldwin Redi-Mix, where he currently serves as Sales Manager. He is active in his industry’s organizations on the local, state and national levels, and is a parishioner of Holy Cross Catholic Church. He holds a Bachelor of Arts Degree from Louisiana State University.
- Past Chairman, Concrete and Aggregate Association of Louisiana
- 2014 Guardian of Small Business, NFIB
- 2012 Up and Coming Legislator Award, Fusion Five
- LABI Legislative All-Star, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- Chamber SWLA Business Champion, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- Louisiana State Medical Society Champion of Medicine Award, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
- Louisiana Family Forum Family Advocate Award, 2012, 2013, 2014
- Leadership Lafayette, Class XXII
- Past Board Member, National Ready Mix Concrete Association
- Past Board Member, Lafayette Education Foundation
- Past Board Member, Downtown Lafayette Unlimited
- Lifetime Member, Ducks Unlimited
- Lifetime Member, Coastal Conservation Association