Our Story

Our Mission

Create a memorable experience for clients and guests through quality foods, superior service, and perfect venues — all at a sensible price.

Woodhouse is built on a well-known reputation for providing quality foods and outstanding service to our guests. We know how to feed a crowd, make every guest feel special, and exceed our clients’ expectations. And we do it all at a value unmatched in Central Virginia.

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Mike ScheffFounder
Mike is the founder of Woodhouse Catering. Since 2016, he has served as Director of Dining Services at Covenant Woods, where he has elevated the community’s dining program with an in-house team, and placed a special a focus on using fresh ingredients and nourishing recipes for hundreds of people multiple times a day. He is also responsible for starting the community’s first Farm-To-Table program, which involved creating an on-site farm on the community grounds to supply residents with fresh vegetables and fruits. Mike’s nearly three decades of experience managing kitchens at restaurants, country clubs, and retirement communities has led him to become a proven culinary and catering leader. A New York City native, today he and his family are proud residents of Hanover County.
Erin WilliamsAssistant Director
Erin Williams is a graduate of the Hotel, Restaurant, and Tourism Management program at the University of Wisconsin – Stout, one of the nation’s oldest and most respected hospitality programs. She has worked in restaurant settings since age 16 and managed a variety of venues, including a high-end steakhouse in Minneapolis, where she worked with NFL players and coaching staff to create special dining events. At Woodhouse, she enjoys the fast pace, working with others, and making clients happy through food. A Wisconsin native and lover of all the Midwestern comfort foods, Erin is a resident of Henrico County.

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You may be on our website for the food — and you can find it all here, from box lunches to burger bars to premium table service dinners. Have a look, but keep in mind: We offer so much more.

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