Chairperson


Demetri Wilright
Name:
Demetri Wilright
Designation:
Chairperson
Email:
r6pebchair@nsbe.org

Demetri Wilright is a product of the NSBE pipeline.  Demetri was born in Oakland, CA and grew up in Sacramento, CA.  In high school he participated in Franklin High School’s STEM program, focusing on the engineering aspect of the program.  Upon graduating, Demetri attended the University of California, Riverside (UCR).  While at UCR, he joined NSBE his sophomore year of college and after his first year became the Southern California Zone Chair.  It was at this point that Demetri realized the value of leadership, and the following year became the Region VI Chair the following year.

              Upon graduation, Demetri began working for Microsoft and still maintained leadership in NSBE, where he was on the 2015 Convention Planning Committee.  Within Microsoft, Demetri is an advocate for diversity and inclusion.  He often talks about NSBE and how it has made an impact on his life, which has lead him to be brought on to his organizations diversity and inclusion committee.  His goal is to ensure an inclusive environment for all employees and to ensure a continued open environment.

Currently, he is a Premier Field Engineer at Microsoft, responsible for helping a variety of businesses with identity and security.