Brad is a veteran of the maritime industry, with over 44 years of experience in ship repair. Brad joined BMF in 2021 as Director of Business Development before accepting his current role of General Manager.
Prior to serving in his current role at BMF, Brad Vaughn graduated in 1982 from Norfolk Shipbuilding and Drydock Corporation Norshipco Apprenticeship Program as a 1st class electrician. During his 42-year tenure with BAE Systems Norfolk Ship Repair he served in a variety other of roles, including electric shop supervisor, ship superintendent, project manager, program manager for LHA/LHD amphibious assault ships and DDG destroyers, Director of Programs, and Director of Operations.
He is a current member and served on the Board of the Deep Creek Ruritan, supporting community service and engagement in his current hometown.
He currently resides in Chesapeake with his wife of 44 years, Christy.