About Us

Our Executive Director

“To care for those who once cared for us is one of the highest honors."

--Tia Walker

The Staff

The staff at Veranda Assisted Living are dedicated to providing quality care with love and compassion for each of our residents. In addition to criminal background and Texas Department of Aging & Disability checks, our staff receive extensive training prior to beginning work and receive additional training monthly to ensure they are up to date on everything they need to know to care for your loved one.  

My name is Tru Hiatt and I was born in Laredo and raised in South America and San Antonio.  I have lived on and off in Uvalde and Real counties for over 25 years and have long term ties to the community.  I have had a 30 year career in Social Services.  I sit on the Board of the Uvalde Food Pantry.  I have 2 daughters and 2 grandchildren.  I am honored and blessed for the opportunity to serve our residents and the community.