Demetra Brown

Senior Program Manager
Promise Venture Studio

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Demetra Brown is a social impact leader passionate about realizing a world where everyone can
benefit from and contribute to economic opportunity. Demetra has 10+ years of experience
leading high-performing teams in multiple sectors and 6 years of experience in nonprofit
leadership and program development. She is a subject matter expert in the topics of worker
mobility and entrepreneur support with a focus on centering racial equity. Demetra currently
serves as a Senior Program Manager with Promise Venture Studio. As an economic opportunity
champion, she is also working to build solutions that address the disparate promotion and
income gains for women of color in the workplace. Beyond her professional endeavors, she
enjoys spending time with her husband and two children.


Unlocking Potential
Changing the Face of Tech


Per Scholas is proud to announce that we are winners of the 2023 Kristof Holiday Impact Prize, and we have been selected as a beneficiary of The New York Times Communities Fund. Contributions from these campaigns will fuel Per Scholas’ Career Access Fund, providing thousands of diverse learners in 2024 with everything they need to unlock their potential through tuition-free tech training.

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