In the present day, Cisco introduced Nicole Isaac has joined the corporate’s Authorities Affairs group as Vice President of International Public Coverage. Main a staff of consultants, Nicole will drive Cisco’s coverage agenda to bolster ICT adoption around the globe and allow Cisco’s objective to energy an inclusive future for all.
Nicole joins Cisco with greater than 20 years of numerous expertise the world over. Along with senior roles at Google, Meta, and LinkedIn, her background in authorities is wide-ranging. After starting her profession as counsel within the U.S. Home of Representatives, she grew to become a international legislation clerk on the Constitutional Court docket of South Africa earlier than becoming a member of the workplace of U.S. Senate Assistant Majority Chief Richard Durbin (D-Ailing.) as flooring counsel. And for 5 years of the Obama administration, Nicole was the deputy director for legislative affairs to then-Vice President Joe Biden and later served as a particular assistant to President Barack Obama within the White Home’s Workplace of Legislative Affairs.
Nicole’s observe document is aware of no boundaries, and her depth of expertise the world over brings a valued perspective that only a few individuals have. She is an incredible addition to Cisco, and her management will assist solidify Cisco’s world public coverage efforts.
“As an organization that’s constructing next-generation wi-fi networks and connecting the world, Cisco acknowledges that public insurance policies are pivotal to enabling not solely a safe and digital future but additionally one that’s inclusive. I’m excited to work with Cisco Authorities Affairs’ staff of proficient consultants as we form public coverage in a approach that helps governments across the globe meet their digitization objectives.”
Obsessed with empowering others, Nicole was the founder and CEO of Code the Streets, Inc.—a nonprofit group designed to extend entry to academic and mentoring sources for inner-city youth by way of expertise. She has additionally been a trustee with World Studying Inc. and a board member of the Joseph R. Biden Basis. She was just lately appointed to function a commissioner to the US Fee on the Preservation of America’s Heritage Overseas, which protects and preserves historic properties and monuments throughout Jap and Central Europe.
Nicole grew up within the Bronx, New York and obtained her Bachelor of Arts from Brown College, Grasp of Arts from Columbia College, Juris Physician from the College of Pennsylvania Regulation Faculty, and Grasp of Research (LLM equal) from the College of Oxford.