Mayor of American Fork
James H. Hadfield
Mayor James H. (J.H.) Hadfield is a longtime resident of American Fork, Utah. He is a veteran of military service with over 30 years. Mayor Hadfield retired as a Colonel in the Utah National Guard.
Mayor Hadfield has served the City of American Fork in a multitude of positions that have given him a unique insight into City operations. He served on the Planning and Zoning Commission for nine years, six of which he served as the Chairman. He was a member of the American Fork Irrigation Board and the Metropolitan Water Board. Before becoming Mayor, Mr. Hadfield served American Fork City for 15 years as the Supervisor for the Engineering Department.
In the community, Mayor Hadfield continues to support the Boy Scouts of America and currently volunteers his time with the American Fork High School Marching Band.
Mayor Hadfield holds a Bachelor of Science in Engineering and is a graduate of the U.S. Army Command and General Staff College. He is married to Elaine Haws Hadfield and they are the proud parents of four children and eleven grandchildren.