Richard Sattora is an Economics teacher at Excelsior Award-winning Pittsford Mendon High School, Pittsford, N.Y., where he has taught for 30 years. The caliber of his work has brought Mr. Sattora recognition from Who's Who Among America's Teachers and the Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas, which named him a Blue Ribbon Teacher of Economics.
In 2005, under Mr. Sattora's direction, Pittsford Mendon High School's Federal Reserve Challenge Team won the Fed Challenge national championship. Mr. Sattora has also designed an Economic Education Institute blueprint for the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. A graduate of Canisius College, he holds an M.S. degree from Nazareth College.