Joseph Harrison

Operations Coordinator

Cisco Crisis Response

Joseph Harrison currently coordinates operations for Cisco Crisis Response, a lean team of emergency management specialists that connects communities in crisis. Joseph collaborates with network engineers and solutions architects to develop and deploy communications solutions during disasters, throughout the U.S. and across the globe. Prior to joining Cisco, Joseph dedicated ten years to international humanitarian medical aid NGO, Direct Relief, where he managed programs focused on delivering critically needed medicines and medical supplies to communities impacted by natural disasters and civil unrest. He craves adventure, thrives on good conversation, and can usually crush the NY Times’ Monday crossword puzzle in under 20 minutes (Tues-Sun is a different story). He looks forward to learning something new every day.


An open letter to all who seek safety

A member of Cisco Crisis Response shares his perspective on why we must support refugees everyday, not just this World Refugee Day.

How humanitarian organizations are using technology to stop the spread of misinformation

Learn more about how Cisco works with humanitarian organizations that are leveraging technology to transform communication in refugee communities.