Michael “Tripp” Carter
Co-Founder, Funeral Director, Crematory Operator, Prearrangement Counselor
Michael “Tripp” Carter co-founded Houston’s leading family-owned and operated funeral home, Bradshaw-Carter Memorial & Funeral Services in 2003. The Home for Services is located at 1734 West Alabama Street, inside Loop 610, just South of Kirby and South Shepherd Drives. Bradshaw-Carter Memorial & Funeral Services offers Houstonians a quality alternative to corporate-owned funeral service providers.
Tripp holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Tulane University and is a licensed funeral director, crematory operator, and holds his Group 1 General Lines insurance license. Prior to becoming a licensed funeral director, Tripp worked in fundraising for Rice University, The University of Texas-Houston Health Science Center, and The Menil Foundation.
Tripp currently serves the Houston community as Member, Capital Campaign Steering Committee, Reach Unlimited; Trustee, Houston Ballet Foundation; Member, Capital Campaign Steering Committee, Bering Omega Foundation; Vice President, Member, Executive Committee, St Anne Catholic School Foundation Board; Member, Art Advisory Council, The University of Saint Thomas, and Member, Endowment Board of Directors, Legacy Community Health Services.
Tripp is a member of, the Selected Independent Funeral Homes, the International Order of the Golden Rule of Independent Funeral Homes, the Texas Funeral Directors Association, and the National Funeral Directors Association.