Mike Hatfield


Position: Director of Admissions

Education: Shenandoah University – Bachelor in Business Administration; Shenandoah University – Master of Business Administration

Years at Powhatan: 10

Bio: This will be Mr. Hatfield’s 9th year as an administrator at Powhatan. He holds memberships in both the Association of Independent School Admission Professionals (AISAP) and The Enrollment Organization (formerly SSAT).

Hatfield has coached varsity soccer at Powhatan for 6 years, amassing a 27-9-1 record. In 2016, the team tied for the league title, finished second in 2018 and went undefeated on it’s way to winning the league in 2017.

Before moving to Powhatan, Mr. Hatfield previously spent 7 years in college admissions. He held numerous professional memberships including VACRAO, SACRAO, and NACAC. In 2005 he moved to a new role and spent five years in collegiate alumni affairs and development.

Hobbies: Soccer

Favorite Quotes: “Smooth seas never made a skillful sailor.” —Roman seafaring proverb