Michael Pritchett joined the William and Mary Athletics Department
in 2007 and brought with him a diverse and experienced background to the
College. As the Assistant Athletics Director for Facilities and Operations,
Pritchett serves William and Mary in a variety of areas, including overseeing
the set up and operations of athletic events as well as helping with fund
raising and maintenance and improvement of facilities.
Pritchett came to William and Mary after serving as the Director of
Athletic Facilities and Game Operations, as well the Assistant Director of
Marketing and Promotion at Idaho State University. As Director of Facilities
and Operations, he scheduled a majority of athletic events for Idaho State as
well as coordinated and supervised the set up and operations of all athletic
As Assistant Director for Marketing and Promotion, Pritchett helped
increase athletic attendance at football and women's basketball games, as well
as tripling the corporate sponsorship revenue in six months.
A graduate of Idaho State University, Pritchett earned a B.S. in
Physical Education in 2002 with a minor in World History. In August of 2003, he
earned his Masters in Athletic Administration also from Idaho State.
From 1983 to 1992 Pritchett served in the United States Marine Corps
in the 2nd
Marine Division, stationed at Camp Lejeune, North Carolina where he supervised
all marine training operations within his platoon level all the while attending
Leadership Training School.
Pritchett resides in Williamsburg with his wife Kristi, The couple
has four children - Brittany, Samantha, Alex and Katrina. Katrina and her
husband Drew have two sons Isaiah and Noah. Brittany has a newborn daughter
Jayden who was born in June.