Meet The Leadership Team

  1. Bret Schardein, Asst. County Administrator

    Bret Schardein

    Interim County Administrator
    Phone: 804-598-3639

  2. Karen Bailey Alexander

    Director of Elections and Voter Registration
    Phone: 804-598-5604

  3. Melissa Lowe, Human Resources Manager

    Melissa Lowe

    Human Resources Manager
    Phone: 804-598-5755

  4. Charla Schubert

    Director of Finance
    Phone: 804-598-5610

  1. Ramona Carter, P.E., MPA

    Director of Public Works
    Phone: 804-598-5764

  2. Tom Nolan, Public Safety Communications Director

    Thomas Nolan

    Director of Public Safety Communications
    Phone: 804-598-5830

  3. John Wood, Director of Information Technology photo

    John Wood

    Director of Information Technology
    Phone: 804-598-5644

  1. Powhatan County Confirms First Case of COVID-19

    This afternoon Powhatan County received notification from the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) regarding the first confirmed case of COVID-19. Additional Info...
  2. Powhatan County Declares Local State of Emergency

    Powhatan County joins Richmond, Hanover, Henrico, Chesterfield and Goochland in declaring a Local State of Emergency. This will allow the County to move more swiftly in putting resources towards the issue, should they become needed in the future.
  3. Xfinity Offers Free WiFi Hotspot Access

    Xfinity will be free for the next 60 days. Read on...
  4. COMCAST ANNOUNCES COMPREHENSIVE COVID-19 RESPONSE TO HELP KEEP AMERICANS CONNECTED TO THE INTERNET

    Comcast today announced additional steps to help ensure people stay connected to the internet as more schools suspend classes and companies encourage employees to work from home due to the Coronavirus. More info....
  5. Powhatan Citizen Alert System

    Did you know Powhatan has a citizen alert system? Sign up is easy and free! Read on...
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