Cassie Roach

Vice President

Global Public Sector

Cassie Roach is Vice President of Global Public Sector for Cisco. She formally assumed this role on October 7, 2019.

As Vice President for the Public Sector, Cassie is focused on leading our global teams to guide more than 40,000 customers around the world to better understand and use technology, data and innovation to address the rapidly changing dynamics in their countries and enable better outcomes in the areas that really matter to citizens – public safety, education and healthcare.

Throughout her tenure at Cisco, Cassie has served in a number of leadership positions including Director of Public Sector Operations, Americas – Cisco’s largest region covering America, Latin America and Canada during which she was instrumental in leading the transformation of the company’s global sales approach; Director of Operations, US Public Sector, SLED; Director of Operations, U.S. Public Sector Sales and Director, Advisory Services, Healthcare Practice during which time she partnered with Cisco’s Corporate Social Responsibility organization working on the Connected Sichuan program in partnership with the Chinese province of Sichuan to rebuild education and healthcare systems destroyed by a devastating earthquake in 2008.

Cassie is the Board Chair for the Colorado Literacy and Learning Centre; a leader on the Public Technology Institute’s Advisory Council and former Executive Sponsor for Cisco’s Connected Women’s Action Network, now known as the Women Of Cisco, of which she is still an active member.

Cassie holds a bachelor’s degree in political and social science from Michigan State University.


April 7, 2021


Vaccine Administration in APJC: The Path Forward in 2021

Vaccine administration is complex but health systems in the APJC can prepare to scale for wide-spread vaccine availability.

October 28, 2020


Reimagining Government Resiliency

Today’s changes and tomorrow’s uncertainties are redefining how government works – for you and for the countries and communities you serve. Cisco is proud to announce new global government solutions that support resiliency for judicial systems as well as legislative and parliamentary bodies to securely pivot to remote and hybrid governing. #GovernmentNow

July 16, 2020


Transitioning to remote work at warp speed: the digital revolution is underway in governments across the world

COVID-19 has reshaped our lives. Not only has it forced citizens around the world to shelter in place and practice social distancing, but it has also forced governments—the very entities that must lead us through the pandemic—to work differently as well. Today, this edition of our #PublicSectorNow series will take an in-depth look into this. […]

May 29, 2020


Mental Health Matters: Accelerating Awareness in the Public Sector

Over the past two weeks in #PublicSectorNow, we’ve been amplifying and driving new conversations to bring even more awareness to Mental Health Awareness month. Join us to learn about how colleges, universities, communities, and healthcare organizations are tapping into the power of technology to emphasize mental health services as a critical part of our overall well-being. […]

May 8, 2020


Every Day Is a Great Day to Thank a Teacher

As we wrap up Teacher Appreciation Week 2020, every day is a great day to thank a teacher. See more #ThankATeacher quotes from Cisco executives.

May 4, 2020


Attention Public Sector: It’s Teacher Appreciation Week

Join us for Teacher Appreciation Week: a week of gratitude and inspiration as we bring teachers to the forefront.

April 20, 2020


Public Sector: From the Future to the Now

The future of public sector has suddenly become the new normal. Join us as we explore education, healthcare, and government in #PublicSectorNow.

November 18, 2019


The Bridge Between Envisioning a Better World and Creating One

We are all impacted by the challenges of a world in constant change. Cisco builds the bridge between envisioning a better world and creating one every day.

October 31, 2019


Public Sector Problem Solvers: Americas Edition

Visit Ontario, Uruguay and Alaska to see how Cisco is helping educate students, accelerate transformation, and connect the unconnected.