Rhonda Henley

Senior Director

Global Partner Organization

Rhonda is a Senior Director within the Cisco Global Partner Organization reporting to Nick Holden, VP, Global Strategic Partner Organization. Rhonda leads a portfolio of Cisco’s largest global systems integrators (GSI) with a focus on accelerating digital transformation. Her team shares a vision with these GSI partners to drive growth and competitive advantage for their joint customers. Cisco and its GSI partners deliver advanced technology solutions and managed services to help clients transform their IT infrastructures. Other leadership roles Rhonda has held within Cisco include managing the Cisco Public Sector Partner Organization and leading the Cisco partnership with IBM, Accenture, and EMC. Rhonda has consistently driven Cisco partner engagement across public and private sector clients, delivering measurable business outcomes and revenue growth. Prior to joining Cisco, Rhonda held sales, service, and operations positions at AT&T and Lucent Technologies. She holds a Master’s degree in Organizational Development from the American University, a Bachelor of Science degree in Business from the University of Maryland, and has completed executive leadership training at the University of North Carolina. Outside of Cisco, Rhonda enjoys time with her family and travel, and she dedicates time to coaching and mentoring EIC professionals.


May 23, 2023


Myth-busting the Path To Success

The path to success is riddled with misconceptions and myths. Here are three myths I have encountered in my career and some lessons I learned along the way.

October 8, 2020


Convert Today’s Performance into Tomorrow’s Transformation

Cisco loves its partners! We’ve been partner-centric from the beginning, and now have a 35-year history of being a pro-partner organization. With thousands of partners around the globe, it’s obvious that Cisco has figured out how to establish partnerships that benefit all the parties involved, especially our customers.