Michael “Tripp” Carter
Co-Founder, Funeral Director, Crematory Operator, Prearrangement Counselor
Carter co-founded Houston’s leading 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 creates meaningful funeral and memorial events
for Houstonians at a fair and reasonable price.
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.
serves the Houston community as Chair, Endowment Board of Directors and
co-chair, Building Healthy Families Capital Campaign, Legacy Community Health; Member,
Board of Trustees, Houston Ballet Foundation; Member, Steering Committee, St
Anne Catholic Community Generations of Faith Capital Campaign; Member, Art
Advisory Council, The University of Saint Thomas; Past Member, Capital Campaign
Steering Committee, Reach Unlimited; Past Member, Capital Campaign Steering
Committee, Bering Omega Foundation; Past Vice President, Member, Executive
Committee, St Anne Catholic School Foundation Board; Past Member, Selected
Independent Funeral Homes Endowment Board.
Tripp is currently a member of the
Texas Funeral Directors Association and the National Funeral Directors