Barbara Chatman

Executive Director

Executive Director, Barbara Chatman, has gained a wealth of experience with more than 15 years in the senior living industry. Barbara is licensed by the state of Alabama in both long-term care and assisted living. Her passion is teaching and helping people reach their goals in life. She’s passionate about her team members and providing exceptional lifestyle experiences for residents and their families and friends. She has two children, a son that’s 21 years old and a daughter that’s 17 years old, both her pride and joy. During downtime, Barbara loves listening to music of all genres and traveling. SummerHouse Grayson Valley welcomes family members and their loved ones to tour our beautiful community, get to know our team, and see what superior senior living could look like every day.

Senior Lifestyle Counselor, Jessica Peterman, is knowledgeable and well-versed in the senior living industry as well as in her professional sales career over the years. Jessica is honored for the opportunity to meet seniors, learn more about their needs and preferences, and demonstrate why SummerHouse Grayson Valley is the best choice in senior living.


Jessica Peterman

Senior Lifestyle Counselor

Jessica Peterman, brings more than 13 years of senior living industry experience include all levels of care. Before discovering her passion in helping families transition into a senior living community she worked for large corporations in Human Resources and Training and Development as well as supporting high-level executives. One of the things she enjoys most about working for SummerHouse Grayson Valley is the great support and team atmosphere. In her spare time, Jessica enjoys teaching dance and creating gift baskets for special events. She has three sons and two grandsons.