Raquel Aguilar

Executive Assistant

Cisco Networking Academy

Raquel Aguilar is an Executive Assistant on Cisco's Networking Academy team. Prior to joining Cisco in 2015, she supported senior executives and programs within the non-profit and start-up sectors. She believes there is nothing more euphoric than getting lost in a good book and is inspired by the power of storytelling. She is a native of San Jose, CA where she lives alongside her pet turtle, Shellton.


Supporting Asian American and Pacific Islander high school students pursuing careers in technology

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In honor of AAPI Heritage Month learn more about an incredible Networking Academy instructor who is paving the way to careers in IT.

Cisco Networking Academy alumni develop infection prevention service model that impacts workplace safety

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Cisco Networking Academy alumni Dom Chavez and Malcolm Smith launched an infection-prevention service in response to an increasingly hybrid world.