Nathan Badeaux

Sourcing Analyst

Nathan graduated from Lamar University with a dual Bachelor’s Degree in Management and Business. He moved to the Houston, TX area with his fiancee in 2021. Nathan loves working with people to deliver real solutions to their needs, and values understanding & building relationships with everyone he works with. He likes cutting to the center of issues and addressing them directly where possible.

He’s a big fan of dry, British comedy and loves Flight of the Conchords. He likes to play music in his downtime and enjoys going to see live music when possible.

Q: What are your main responsibilities @ TruNorth?

A: As a Sourcing Analyst, my mission is to help our customers find the right solution at the right price. Our team works hard to reduce costs, I make sure those reductions are controlled through discerning purchases.

Q: What is your favorite part of your job?

A: Just started, I’ll let you know in a couple months!

Q: If you could only listen to one album for the rest of your life, what would it be?

A: I think I’d have to go with Minus the Bear (Acoustics I & II) – top-tier stuff.

Q: Are you a night owl or a morning person?

Oh I’m a night owl, through and through. “hoo”

Q: Dogs or cats?

A: I’ll have to go dogs, only because I’m allergic to cats.

Q: Phrase you find yourself uttering often?

A: Let’s make sure we are doing this right.