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Staff Spotlight: Patty Talley


Patty Talley was born and raised in Spotsylvania County Virginia and has five siblings. She grew up on a farm and was very active in the county 4-H program where she enjoyed showing livestock including steers and pigs. Patty lived on Lake Anna with her family and participated in water sports to include fishing, water skiing and swimming.


After graduating from Spotsylvania County High School, Patty was accepted to James Madison University where she received a bachelor’s degree in Social Work. Shortly after graduation she married Charles Talley and accepted a job with the facility as Social Services Director in 1981.


Patty continues her employment with the facility as the Director of Customer and Community Relations. She has 3 sons and 4 grandchildren whom she absolutely adores. Patty enjoys gardening, beach vacations and spending time with her family. She is committed to Dogwood Village and considers the facility her second home.