Monique Edmondson

Senior Director

Workforce Experience

Monique Edmondson has helped transform the future of work for 74,000 Cisco employees worldwide. As Cisco’s Senior Director, Workforce Experience (WFX), she brings Operations, IT, and Customer Experience (CX) expertise to her role. Within the WFX organization, Monique innovates employee-facing technology experiences that enable teams to scale and grow. During her 25-year journey with Cisco, she has held leadership positions in the Asia-Pacific, Europe and North America regions, managing high-performing teams in hybrid, remote and office environments. Monique heads up the largest Employee Resource Organization at Cisco and serves as a pillar of Cisco’s Diversity, Equity & Inclusion (DEI) community. Named a Top 100 Women of Influence in 2018 by the Silicon Valley Business Journal, Monique has also earned recognition from both Huffington Post and the Wall Street Journal for creating an innovative approach to multi-generational engagement in the workplace.


August 25, 2022


5 ways we’re reimagining the way cisco employees work

We aim to simplify and streamline the way we work, communicate and collaborate, using a technology ecosystem that’s optimized for learning, fun, wellbeing, and prioritizing our inclusive culture.

July 20, 2022


Investing in virtual employee communities pays off

Our employee communities allow an “always on” interaction – whether asking about a vaccine for an elderly parent, or sharing a favorite summertime family recipe, these communities are a valuable resource for us, and for our company.