Panel Speakers

Tony Colon

Tony Colon - SVP, Customer & Partner Experience Engineering

 

 

Tony Colon leads a team of 1,400 engineers, designers and researchers across the globe. Customer & Partner Experience Engineering focuses on delivering integrated digital experiences for customers and partners everywhere they connect with Cisco.

Tony is a strong believer that the best companies instill as a core foundation a culture that embraces diversity, cares for its people, and is committed to helping others. He is a champion for life-long learning, with his signature motto, "Always be learning; Always be coachable."

He is also active in a number of social and professional causes. Inside Cisco, he is the executive sponsor for the Men for Inclusion employee network and the Latinx Conexión community. He serves on the advisory boards of the March of Dimes and the Hispanic IT Executive Council (HITEC) and is a member of the Forbes Technology Council. Tony was named to the HITEC 100 list in 2019 and selected as a 2019 Gender Equality Superhero by Fairygodboss. He is an industry influencer on topics of inclusion and diversity, leadership, creating strong team culture, addressing IT skills and talent gaps, as well as innovations in cloud computing and agile delivery.

Prior to joining Cisco, Tony served as the senior vice president for Success Cloud Product Management & Innovation at Salesforce. Earlier, he co-founded a successful social business platform venture and served as chief architect for eGain Communications. He holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science from the Illinois Institute of Technology and a master’s degree in Computer Science from the MIT Sloan School of Management.


Lecia RoundtreeLecia M. Roundtree
Vice President, HR & Organizational Development
PremierOne Credit Union




Lecia has over 20 years of executive level experience managing Human Resource functions, including Staff Development, Recruitment and Compensation and Employee Relations management.   

Lecia is a certified public speaker and has presented information on a variety of topics both locally and internationally related to the discipline of Human Resources. 

Other personal accomplishments include a Master’s Degree in Human Resource Management, as well as several certifications, including Recruitment and Leadership Development.


Manjula

Manjula Talreja
Chief Customer Officer, PagerDuty

 

 

 

As Chief Customer Officer, Manjula Talreja leads PagerDuty's global customer success group, including customer success, professional services, support, renewals, and PagerDuty University. Her passion is in advising her customers in their digital transformation journey. 

Manjula brings nearly three decades of IT industry leadership, with extensive experience in general management, business strategy consulting, and operations of large scale IT systems. Prior to PagerDuty, Manjula was the SVP of Customer Success at Salesforce, where she led teams to deliver world-class customer outcomes across large Enterprise, Commercial and SMB customers. Before Salesforce, she spent over two decades at Cisco in various senior leadership roles.

She was named 2020 Top 50 Women in Technology. Manjula continues to give back via her work in the community as board member of the City Year, a non-profit focused on underserved schools and providing young people a chance at a better future.  

Manjula holds a B.S. in Business and Information Systems from Santa Clara University, as well as a B.S. in Economics from the University of Delhi.