(Left to Right – The Sattas: Alessandro, Sherry, Francesco Coluccia, Erica, Giorgio, and Susanna – July 4th, 2015 – Podere la Branda, Vetralla, VT, IT)
FAMitalia is truly a family affair!
Sherry Satta – Founder and CEO-Research, Translator/Interpreter, Culinary Instructor. After attending Niagara University and graduating from the University of Tulsa, Sherry spent 3 years in Paris attending the Sorbonne and getting her Grande Diplôme teaching certificate from L’Ecole de Cuisine Cordon Bleu. She met Giorgio and moved to Rome in 1981. Married in Dorset, England in 1984, they are the proud parents of Erica, Alessandro, and Susanna. While raising her family, Sherry volunteered as Vice President and Hospitality Chair for the American Women’s Association of Rome (AWAR). In 1997, she was elected Vice President for Reps of the Federation of AmericanWomen’s Clubs Overseas (FAWCO). For 2 years, she was responsible for supporting reps in over 70 cities in 35 countries around the World. During her term, she visited and spoke to 34 clubs in Europe. She helped found the American Women’s Club of Palermo with Barbara Cucinella, U.S.Consular Agent-Sicily. She also worked as a Realtor for rental real estate for Welcome Home and ran her own catering business; Sherry’s Celebrations. In 2005, the Sattas moved to Phoenix, AZ, where Sherry got her realty license and has worked as a French/Italian interpreter. She has volunteered for the last 9 years for Phoenix Sister Cities (under the auspices of the Mayor and City Council of Phoenix). She’s a member of the Catania, Sicily committee, as well as having been asked to be part of the Youth Ambassador Selection Panel. In 2013, she was named Volunteer of the Year.
Erica Satta- On site Location Advisor and Graphic Art. Graduate of L’Accademia di Costume e Moda a Roma (Eccelente) and lives in Rome with her husband.
Francesco Coluccia – Liaison to the Italian State. Expert on Italian bureaucracy.
Alessandro Satta – Marketing. Founder/Editor of Headspace Magazine (Philadelphia, PA). Temple University graduate 2013.
Susanna Satta – Social Media Manager. Has worked with AdMix Social since 2012 (Scottsdale, AZ). Arizona State University, Magna cum Laude Graduate 2012.
Giorgio Satta – Location Consultant, Research, Original Art. Giorgio is an award winning artist, born in Sardinia, who grew up in Rome. He has an excellent knowledge of the diverse Italian regions and origins of surnames.