On July 18, 2011, she was hired to co-anchor Univision's morning news program 'Despierta America', a position that she continues to hold today. She moved to San Angelo, Texas in 1998, and enrolled in ‘Angelo State University’, graduating with a Bachelor's degree in Communications. She currently serves as a spokesperson for several charities as well as an informal ambassador for her homeland, http://voces.huffingtonpost.com/2014/01/21/satcha-pretto-embarazada-espera-bebe_n_4636196.html?ir=India, http://imgkid.com/satcha-pretto-bikini.shtml, http://www.zimbio.com/photos/Satcha+Pretto/2011+Latin+Recording+Academy+Person+Year+Honoring/8lvWDB1kmEo. Satcha Pretto Biografia - Dzieciństwo, osiągnięcia życiowe i oś czasu SatchaPretto jest wielokrotnie nagradzanym dziennikarzem Emmy dla największego hiszpańskojęzycznego kanału telewizyjnego w Stanach Zjednoczonych. In doing so, Pretto made history by becoming the first female journalist from a Spanish-language media outlet in the U.S. to travel on board the Pope's plane. Su debut en radio como presentadora de un show en vivo de tres horas llegó en agosto de 1997. Satcha was a part of the 70 member journalist team who were selected to accompany the Pope Benedict XVI,in 2008, during his US visit.She became the first journalist working for a Spanish-language channel in America to be allowed to travel on board the Pope's airplane. Pretto was born in La Paz, Honduras, the daughter of Honduran Liz Padilla and Panamanian Rolando Pretto.  In June 2001, she was selected by the National Association of Hispanic Journalists as one of only 12 students from the U.S. and Puerto Rico to be part of El Noticiero. Satcha Pretto was born on April 5, 1980 in La Paz, Honduras. In 2001, she was awarded first place by the ‘Texas Intercollegiate Press Association’ for her reporting. Publicity Listings Born in Honduras. Pretto is a ‘Smile Ambassador’ for the organization 'Operation Smile' that provides corrective techniques for repairing childhood facial deformities. Satcha Pretto, Miami Beach, FL. Born to a loving and small family in Central America, Satcha made education her first priority, learning English as a small child. Jenna Bush Hager. A year later, in July 2014, their son Bruce Aaron Butler-Pretto was born. In addition, Vanidades magazine recognized her with its "Tribute to Hispanic Women" award in the journalism category in 2006. Daughter of Panamanian Rolando Pretto (died from heart attack in 1996) & Honduran Liz Padilla. 40 Year Old Journalist #1. awards: 2014 - Daytime Emmy Award for Outstanding Morning Program in Spanish, See the events in life of Satcha Pretto in Chronological Order, SatchaPretto Padilla is known for being one of the elite journalists in the Spanish-speaking media in the United States. Journalist - News anchor for Despierta America on the Univision Network. Pretto worked in West Texas from January 2002 to September 2003.. Since 2013, Pretto has been a spokesperson for Target stores and has appeared in numerous public campaigns for the company.  Their son, Bruce, was born in 2014, and their daughter, Alana, in 2016. CT). They have one child. In 2001, she graduated with a B.A. Satcha was a part of the 70 member journalist team who were selected to accompany the Pope Benedict XVI,in 2008, during his US visit.She became the first journalist working for a Spanish-language channel in America to be allowed to travel on board the Pope's airplane. Satcha Pretto grew in Tegucigalpa, Honduras and most of her early education and teen years was spent there. Pretto studied in bilingual schools in Honduras: Mayan Elementary School and Macris High School in Tegucigalpa. Her father was a Panamanian and her mother, a Honduran. Satcha Pretto Fans Also Viewed . She has also received several recognitions for her professional work in broadcast journalism, including an Emmy as part of the KMEX channel 34 team that garnished the prestigious award in the "Live Special Events Programming" category for the 2007 Tournament of Roses Parade broadcast. (August 10, 2013) Married her boyfriend of 7 years Aaron Butler following a year-long engagement. Satcha Pretto was born on April 5, 1980 in La Paz, Honduras. Aby dowiedzieć się więcej o jej dzieciństwie, karierze, profilu i osi czasu, przeczytaj poniższą biografię At age 18, Satcha Pretto lost her father to a heart attack in 1996. That same organization chose her in 2005 to serve as mentor during its annual convention. Satcha Pretto Popularity . In 2007, she served as the host for Univision's coverage of the ‘Tournament of Roses Parade’, for the first time. In May 2007, Pretto covered a visit by Pope Benedict XVI to Brazil and was subsequently chosen to be part of a select group of 70 journalists who traveled with the pope during his visit to the United States in 2008.  Pretto's most memorable interview in Dallas was with famous Chilean writer Isabel Allende on March, 2006. She then began her career working for a number of local television stations, earning recognition and awards for her hard work and in-depth investigations. Satcha Pretto (born April 5, 1980) is a Honduran Emmy Award-winning journalist and news co-anchor of the Univision Network's popular morning show Despierta America. After working hard to complete studies in her homeland, Pretto was given a scholarship to a university in the United States. Pretto also received an Emmy nomination for best investigative report and an award from Texas Associated Press Broadcasters. She was then promoted to co-host several premiere programs, and continues today to be a nationally recognized news anchor. As a young child, she spent every weekend at her grandparents' house where the entire family watched soccer matches.In 1996, the day before Satcha turned 16 years old, her father died of a heart attack. Pretto and her team were awarded an ‘Emmy for Live Special Events Programming for their coverage for the ‘Tournament of Roses Parade’, in 2007. She lived in Tegucigalpa, Honduras from the age of three until she was 18 years old. Aries Journalist #12. She started her professional career as a television journalist in Midland-Odessa, Texas, as a reporter and anchor of the late night newscast of KTLE-Telemundo. In 2002, she was hired as a reporter for channel‘KWES’ in Midland-Odessa, Texas. Pretto broadcast the show (in her school uniform) for one year. 865K likes. She was hired by Radio Suprema Stereo 99.5 in Tegucigalpa where, prior to hitting the airwaves, she received intense training during three months. Anderson Cooper. Her excellent academic record earned her a scholarship in 1998 to attend Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas. Mientras era estudiante de secundaria en Honduras, a la edad de 17 tuvo la oportunidad de trabajar en una estacién de radio por medio de la asociacién nacional de radiodifusores de Honduras. While still in high school in Honduras, at the age of 17, Satcha had the opportunity via the National Broadcasters Association of Honduras to get a job at a radio station.