Heather Cloud is running for an open seat in the State Senate.
District 28 includes Acadia, Allen, Avoyelles, Evangeline, and St. Landry Parishes.
Heather Cloud served as mayor of Turkey Creek, in Evangeline Parish, for eight years from 2011 to 2019.
Cloud is also the former President of the Sales Tax Commission for Evangeline Parish.
A small businesswoman, Heather owns a trucking company with her husband Jody Cloud.
She started her career as an elementary school teacher.