Kendra Hatfield

Director, Human Resources & FSO

Kendra joined Valiant in 2016 and serves as the Director of Human Resources and the Facility Security Officer (FSO). With over 20 years of diverse human resources and management experience, Kendra brings expertise in the areas of benefits administration, performance management, recruitment, payroll, policy design, compensation, compliance, training, and development. As FSO, Kendra manages the day-to-day operations of our non-possessing facility including oversight of the personnel, information, and security awareness programs in accordance with the NISPOM.

She holds a Master’s Degree in Human Resources, a Bachelor’s of Business Administration, and is a SHRM-Certified Practitioner and Lean Six Sigma Green Belt. In addition, she previously held a Professional in Human Resources certification and Certified Payroll Practitioner recognition.

Born and raised in Kansas, Kendra currently resides in Lawrence, Kansas with her family. She loves spending time with friends and family, reading, photography, and traveling.