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Daughters of Penelope

Demi Thomas
Grand President

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Demi Thomas
Grand President

Grand President Thomas, joined the Amphitrite Chapter #175 in San Bernardino, California in District 20, transferred to Cadmus Chapter #165 in Paramus, New Jersey, and is now a member of Agape Chapter #336 in Wyckoff, New Jersey. She has been a member of the AHEPA family for more than 40 years since joining the Maids of Athena at the age of 14. She has served numerous leadership positions with the Daughters of Penelope, including most recently, Grand Vice President. In addition, she has served on the Boards of the District 5 Cancer Foundation and District 5 Educational Foundation; the latter as its chairman. Moreover, Grand President Thomas participated in writing the Holocaust in Greece New Jersey Curriculum.

Thomas and her husband, Sammy, have two daughters, and a granddaughter. They are members of Saint Nicholas Greek Orthodox Church, Wyckoff, N.J. There, Thomas has served as director of Religious Education, has chaired the local and district Oratorical Festival, and is a member of the Philoptochos Board.

Thomas teaches Social Studies at Teaneck Community Charter School (TCCS), a middle school in Teaneck, N.J., where she serves as the Department chair. She is a former board member of Friends of TCCS. Thomas also is active civically. She has held leadership positions with the Home and School Association of Somerville Elementary School, having served as its president; and the Federated Home and School Association. Thomas is also a past board member of ABC Cancer.