Wendy Satterthwaite, a first-grade teacher at Berea Community School, was presented a Certificate of Recognition by Berea Mayor Bruce Fraley last week.
Satterthwaite competed in the National Senior Games in New Mexico and ran in the 800-meter, 1500-meter, and 5000-meter events. She won a silver medal ion the 1500 event and 800-meter race and claimed a gold medal in the 5000-meter road race.
"I want to instill in the girls that it is important to be strong physically, mentally and emotionally," she said.
The recognition states, "Wendy Satterthwaite will continue to be an inspiration to all Bereans through her hard work and athletic achievements."