Melissa Bradley is the General Manager of Snell Motors. In her role, she oversees daily operations and accounting for the company’s Buick/GMC/Cadillac dealership and Snell Auto Wash. As a graduate of the National Auto Dealers Association’s Dealer Academy in Washington D.C., Melissa has the skills and experience to run any department within a dealership. And she’s had to put those skills to the test over the last 9 years; she is hands-on with all aspects of the business. Melissa has assumed different roles and responsibilities while she has been with Snell. In general, she’s been hands-on with all aspects of the business. In 2016, Melissa was honored as a recipient of the Minneapolis-St. Paul Business Journal’s “CFO of the Year” for Medium Private Companies. Melissa has also received the honor of being named one of the “YWCA Young Women of Distinction.”
Outside of Snell, Melissa is an advocate for automotive dealer issues in legislation at the state and federal level; she is a member of the National Auto Dealers Next Generation Dealers; and she is involved in several Mankato-area nonprofits including United Way, South Central College Foundation and Greater Mankato Growth Community Navigators. Melissa and her husband Spenser enjoy traveling, going to the lake, and spoiling their dog, Blarney.
Melissa was appointed to the Mankato Area Foundation Board of Directors in 2019.