UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — Longtime WPSU host and producer Patty Satalia will be inducted into the Silver Circle Society of the Mid-Atlantic Chapter of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences for her three decades of contributions to the television and media industries.
The Silver Circle Society recognizes individuals who have demonstrated outstanding service in broadcasting for a minimum of 25 years, with the majority of it being spent in the Mid-Atlantic Chapter. Satalia will be formally inducted into the honor society on Saturday, Sept. 28, during the presentation of the 37th annual Mid-Atlantic Emmy Awards in Pittsburgh. WPSU has been nominated for five awards.
Satalia, who spent 30 years at WPSU beginning in 1987, produced award-winning game shows and documentaries, live political debates, and community town hall forums. She also co-produced and hosted the public affairs program “Conversations from Penn State” and was a reporter for WPSU-FM.