Deborah Raizes has been with HYA for more than 20 years and has done over 90 searches. The majority of her searches have been for high performing suburban districts and some urban districts as well. Before joining HYA Ms Raizes was on the Scarsdale, NY Board of Education where she served as Vice President and President of the Board. She is on the Board of Trustees of Lesley University where she served as Chair of the Board for 8 years. Besides searches Ms Raizes has conducted many workshops on Board governance and strategic planning.