About Demecera Consulting
We value Dimitra so much that we continue to reach out to her when we need organization development. As a facilitator, Dimitra brings a unique balance of rigor and ease, inviting us to joyfully bring our full selves to the discussion while not avoiding difficult conversations. Dimitra is flexible and agile, willing to shift direction as new areas of focus emerge in group discussion. She is a great listener who makes everybody feel comfortable. — Molly N., former Executive Director, Farmers Market Fund
Demecera Consulting is led by Dimitra Giannakoulias, Principal. She draws upon her 24 years of experience working in the educational, public, private, and non-profit sectors in numerous roles, including: strategist, trainer, curriculum designer, manager, facilitator
– and wilderness trail-builder.
Depending on client needs, Dimitra invites specialists from her network to join project teams.
The mission of Demecera Consulting is to transform the world of work to meet people’s higher needs. When our needs for learning, growth, community and connection are met, we are better at work. To this end, Demecera helps workplaces align their interests with the needs of their people, mutually benefitting employers and employees alike. When we thrive individually, we thrive collectively in business, organizations and society.
What is “Demecera”?
The name Demecera comes from Demeter, the ancient Greek goddess, and Ceres, her Roman counterpart. Demeter – or Ceres – sowed seeds that transformed society, bringing the gifts of fertility and knowledge to work the land, enabling humans to prosper and move beyond mere survival. With this spirit, Demecera works with you to sow seeds of prosperity – cultivating a great workplace and the conditions for your organization to thrive.
Examples of recent client projects include:
- Employee-led skills and competencies framework development
- Grassroots Performance management reform and overhaul
- Hybrid workplace design
- Organizational re-structuring and re-design
- Strategic priorities with mission/vision alignment
- Leader succession planning