Jourdan was born in Hudson, NY, but split his life between Burlington, NC and Polk County, FL. In Florida Jourdan Played QB at Ridge Community HS, until his senior year he made a transition to TE when he transferred to Southern Alamance HS in Graham, NC. As a tight end he received many college offers and chose Catawba College to continue his education and football career. He was a 2X First Team All Conference member as well Second Team All Region, and All American Honorable Mention.
While obtaining a Business Administration degree with a concentration in Communications, Jourdan won a conference championship in 2016. Now Jourdan is a Penske Pit Crew member.