Founder and President
Demeter Educational Consulting
Myra Demeter is founder and president of Demeter Educational Consulting, a senior leadership search firm. She earned a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from NYU, and taught Mathematics in the public schools of NY for over 20 years.
Dr. Demeter trained aspiring education leaders at Brooklyn College, University of Hawaii, and UCLA. A New York transplant, she quickly assumed leadership positions in the Beverly Hills PTA and Library and was elected to the Beverly Hills Unified Board of Trustees where she served 8 years and was elected as President twice. Dr. Demeter has been invited to lead professional development workshops and give speeches in New York, Indiana, Hawaii, and California. Dr. Demeter’s interest in students’ success has always guided her work in education – in the classroom and while serving on the school board.