Marisa Chancellor

Senior Director IT

Marisa is a 25-plus year veteran of the IT profession in Silicon Valley and is passionate about driving productivity, growth and innovation through transforming technology, process and culture. For the past 15 years, she has developed, deployed and promoted the use of collaboration technology for enterprises such as social media, unified communications, video, mobile, web and cloud and regularly shares Cisco’s internal strategies and results with customers and partners.

Marisa and her team were recently awarded the Computerworld Honors Laureate for Innovation for the development of an enterprise collaboration platform.

Before joining Cisco, Marisa spent seven years at NASA Ames Research Center’s Numerical Aerodynamic Simulation Systems Division, serving as Deputy Division Chief driving high performance computing and communications research and operations.

Marisa is a graduate of the University of California at Davis, with a B.S in Computer Science and Mathematics.


December 24, 2014


Happy Holidays from Cisco on Cisco!

As the holidays near, our annual shutdown period is commencing and it’s a time for us to power down facilities to reduce our carbon footprint. It’s also a great time to reflect on what we’ve accomplished throughout the year. 

November 12, 2014


Cisco on Cisco – Sharing Cisco IT’s Experience

Cisco on Cisco is sharing IT’s experience. Through customer engagements, events & webinars, and content & collateral, we’re accelerating performance and promoting customer success. Find out more about Cisco on Cisco in this video. 

February 19, 2014


Domani inizia qui (Tomorrow Starts Here) – Cisco Live Milan!

I arrived in Milan for the annual Cisco Live conference for networkers and was immediately excited by the buzz the change in host city generated (from London last year) as...