Tamara Andrews

HR Manager

Human Resources Leadership Program

Tamara is a HR Manager in Cisco’s Human Resources Leadership Program (HRLP). Her current role is in Global Inclusion and Diversity where she is working on several exciting initiatives including Employee Resource Organization (ERO) Leadership Development and Inclusion and Diversity Social Media strategies. Tamara’s passions are Leadership Development and Inclusion and Diversity – she believes in collaboration and that the best results are derived from including multiple perspectives.

Tamara earned a Master of Education in Human Resource Development and a Master of Business Administration for the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

She enjoys traveling, learning new things, and spending time with her 9 year-old son.


September 8, 2013


My Experience at the Commemoration of MLK’s I Have a Dream Speech

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It is with much excitement that I write this blog post – a first for me – on the Cisco Inclusion and Diversity blog.  On August 27th I traveled from San Jose, CA to Washington D.C. to attend the 50th anniversary and commemoration of Martin Luther King Jr.’s historic I Have a Dream speech held […]