Leadership Experience

Serving others prepares you to lead others. -Jim George

Full Professional History is listed on my Linked In profile. 

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  • Professional
    • Currently serving as the Strategy and Planning Leader for Americas Partner Organization Engineering
    • Americas Partner Organization High Performance Group Planning
  • Community
    • Co-Founder of the Diva Tech Talk Podcast (DivaTechTalk.com)
    • Founder of West Michigan Cisco User Group (WMCUG.ORG)
    • Founder of Michigan Technology Network (MITN.ORG)
    • Team Lead for Michigan Headcount.org
    • 2013-2015: Women in Technology Associate Editor for MITechNews.com
    • Marketing Coordinator - 2017 Grand Rapids Give Camp
    • Board Member - Capital Quality and Innovation (CQI)
    • 2011 Annual Campaign - Technology Sector Leader - Capitol Area United Way
    • Advisory Board/Member -Capitol Area United Way (CAUW) Young Leader Society
  • Honors and Awards
    • 2019 Diva Tech Talk People's Choice Podcast Awards Nominee
    • 2018 Crain's Notable Women in Tech
    • Americas Partner Organization Architect of the Year FY18
    • Cisco Chairman's Club FY18
    • Association for Women in Communication Clarion Awards Winner for Diva Tech Talk Podcast
      • 2018 - Women's Issues Radio Program 
      • 2018 - Radio Regular Talk/Interview Program
      • 2017 - Women's Issues Radio Program 
      • 2017 - Radio Regular Talk/Interview Program
      • 2016 - Women's Issue Radio Program
    • United States Partner Organization Engineering Excellence Award FY18
    • SE of the Quarter Q2FY18 Central Area and United States Partner Organization
    • Channels SE of the Year FY18
    • SE of the Quarter for Americas Q2FY18
    • Cisco Sales Champion 2016
    • Cisco Sales Achiever 2014
    • 2014 Mentee of the Year - MCWT Mentor Program
    • 2011 ATHENA Award Nominee

**Some recognition gained under maiden name: Nicole Johnson