University Leadership

Hampton University is led by LTG (ret) Darrell K. Williams, the University’s 13th President; and Dr. JoAnn W. Haysbert, Chancellor and Provost. The president reports directly to the Board of Trustees.

University Governance

The Administrative Council constitutes the main resident body for policy formulation. Various university commissions formulate and recommend policies to the Administrative Council, which in turn makes recommendations to the President of the university. Final authority rests with the President of the university and the Board of Trustees.

  • Accounting
  • Applied Economics
  • Business Administration (undergraduate portion of 5 year MBA)
  • Entrepreneurship
  • Finance
  • Management
  • Marketing

Hampton University President

Chief of Staff 

Executive Vice PresidentĀ and Provost

Senior Vice President for
Business Operations andĀ Finance

Vice President and General Counsel

Vice President for Student Success and Enrollment Management

Associate Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness and Strategic Planning

Vice President for Research

Vice President for Information Technology

Vice President for Advancement and External Engagement

Ms. Richelle D. Payne

Vice President for Strategic Communications and Marketing

Mr. Anthony D. Henderson, Sr.

Director of Athletics