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CATA Executive Staff - Bradley Funkhouser

Bradley T. Funkhouser
Bradley T. Funkhouser, AICP 


Brad Funkhouser joined CATA in October 2016 as Deputy CEO, following a 14-year career in consulting. In January 2018 he was appointed CEO by CATA’s Board of Directors. Funkhouser currently serves as a dynamic and strategic leader, directing the day-to-day management of the Authority and its executive team, and ensuring achievement of goals and objectives.

Funkhouser began his transit career as an intern at TARTA in Toledo, Ohio, while earning his Master of Arts. Later, as a senior planner at Pierce Transit in Tacoma, Wash., he helped establish Sound Transit in Seattle, Wash. He returned to the Midwest in 1999, and was hired as MDOT’s University Region planner, followed by his first stint at CATA as the Director of Development. Funkhouser earned his American Institute of Certified Planners credential in 2000.

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