One of Cisco’s crown jewels is its fantastic team of female Systems Engineers (SEs). From Millennials, moms, mentors, and innovators to business consultants, salsa dancers, world travelers, strategic sellers, and technology geniuses, our SEs run the gamut of talents, hobbies, and expertise.

Last Thursday (August 18th), Michael Koons (Vice President, WW Systems Engineering, Sales) hosted a #CiscoChat with Cindy Goodwin-Sak (Director, Strategy & Operations, WW Systems Engineering, Sales), Nicole Wajer (Consulting Systems Engineer), and Anne Steinhardt (Systems Engineer) to answer questions, address the growing presence of women in STEM and business, and touch on the lives of women SEs at Cisco.

The conversation was enlightening with each woman sharing insights about navigating careers and finding tremendous success in high-tech, a traditionally male-dominated industry.

Here’s a brief recap of some of the highlights from the conversation:

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Anne Steinhardt

Nicole Wajer

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 Join us for the next SE #CiscoChat – October 26th, 2016. To learn more about the CiscoChat program, click here.


Rehana Rehman

No Longer with Cisco