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William W. Bradley
Managing Director
Allen & Company LLC

William W. Bradley is a Managing Director of Allen & Company LLC. From 2001-2004, he acted as chief outside advisor to McKinsey & Company’s nonprofit practice. He was a Senior Advisor and Vice Chairman of the International Council of JP Morgan & Co., Inc. from 1997-1999. During that time, he also worked as an essayist for CBS evening news and was a visiting professor at Stanford University, University of Notre Dame and the University of Maryland.

Senator Bradley served in the U.S. Senate from 1979–1997 representing the State of New Jersey. In 2000, he was a candidate for the Democratic nomination for President of the United States.

Prior to serving in the Senate, he was an Olympic gold medalist in 1964 and a professional basketball player with the New York Knicks from 1967–1977, during which time they won two NBA championships. In 1982, he was elected to the Basketball Hall of Fame.

Senator Bradley holds a B.A. degree in American History from Princeton University and an M.A. degree from Oxford University, where he was a Rhodes Scholar. He has authored six books on American politics, culture and economy.

Currently, Senator Bradley hosts American Voices, a weekly show on Sirius Satellite Radio that highlights the remarkable accomplishments of Americans both famous and unknown.

Photograph by George Kalinsky

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