Upon graduating from Mississippi State University in 1998 with a Bachelor of Business Administration, Bradley worked in the rice industry for three years. During his time there Bradley worked in sales, marketing and product development with rice by-products. Bradley was also selected to the USA Rice Council Leadership Class in 2004.
Following his time in the rice industry, Bradley starting his own financial services business in 2004 and was soon appointed to the Arkansas State Board of Collection Agencies by Governor Mike Beebe. He also served as president on the Board of Directors of the Arkansas Financial Services Association.
In 2007 Bradley opened a used car business and in 2009 he started Speedy Cash Pawn in Stuttgart, Ark. He was selected to the Board of Directors of the Arkansas Pawn Brokers Association in 2013.
Bradley and his wife, April, reside in Stuttgart, Ark., with their son, Drew and their daughter, Kathryn.