Mr. Roosevelt Bradley
United Brake & Clutch Service, LLC – President and CEO
Mr. Roosevelt Bradley has 30 years of experience in the transportation industry, with expertise in every aspect of transportation-related planning, project development, construction, implementation, and operations. Mr. Bradley progressively moved through the ranks with experience in heavy rail, light rail, commuter rail, automated people over, bus and Paratransit operations and maintenance. In his position as Senior Vice President with The Alan Group, LLC.
Mr. Bradley provided consulting services to clients nationwide related to transportation system planning, development, construction and operations. He previously held a numer of increasingly responsible positions with Miami-Dade Transit (MDT). Under his guidance as Director, MDT developed a strategic vision that led the agency to an unprecedented expansion, which resulted in exponential growth and improved service. He was instrumental in garnering public support for the People’s Transportation Plan (PTP), a one-half cent sales tax increase dedicated to transportation in Miami-Dade County. By generating nearly $170 million annually, the PTP surtax monies will support more than $90 million of bus transit improvements, and more than $7 billion in rail transit improvements for MDT.
Mr. Bradley’s vast array of transit work experience has also culminated into his current entrepreneurial venture as President and CEO of United Brake & Clutch Service, LLC. During his three years of ownership, he has expanded the South Florida business to include national and soon to be international contracts. United Brake & Clutch Services, LLC (UBS) has been established in South Florida’s brake and clutch industry for the past three years with a reputation for providing superior products, technology and services at the right prices. The product range is one of the largest and most comprehensive in the United States providing heavy duty brakes and clutches for buses, tractors, trucks, forklifts, trains and industrial equipment.
Mr. Bradley is adept at managing a dynamic work environment impacted by political, economic, social and operational issues, and he has been strongly focused on aligning transportation needs with regional business and customer requirements through collaboration with public, professional and business organizations. He has also been an active advocate for innovations that improve transportation systems as well as for career opportunities in the transportation field. Mr. Bradley maintains numerous professional and civic affiliations, upholding his commitment to contribute to the community and the industry.
Mr. Bradley has been a COMTO member for 27 years and has served on the National Board of Directors in various capacities for the past 8 years. He also served as President of COMTO Miami. Mr. Bradley holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Politics and Public Affairs from the University of Miami.