Maria Callaghan

Business Analyst

Global Procurement Services

Maria Callaghan is a member of the Global Procurement Services team (GPS), and works as an analyst and on supplier enablement and strategy for Cisco’s SmartBuy platform.

Maria joined Cisco in July, 2018 after graduating from the Ross School of Business at the University of Michigan with a BBA degree in Entrepreneurial Studies. Her past work experiences include working in San Jose as a business analyst for CPS, interning in Sydney, Australia assisting Chubb Security in industry research and digital marketing, and assisting in research for the Atonement Project, a University of Michigan art-based outreach program for incarcerated persons.

In her spare time, she enjoys exploring the outdoors with her husky Atlas, climbing, finding cheap and unique ways to travel the world, attempting to learn the banjo to embrace living in North Carolina to the fullest, and volunteering.


June 24, 2019


Beyond the Bottom Line

Maria shares how she wasn't sure corporate america was for her, but how Cisco has surprised her in wanting to help her change the world.