Felicia Mayo is currently serving as the Vice President, Global Talent Acquisition and Authenticity and Inclusion for Juniper Networks in Sunnyvale, CA. This position gives Felicia the unique opportunity to work with Employees, Leaders, and the Marketplace globally while transforming the approach to talent and diversity for Juniper Networks and in the industry. Mayo has been with Juniper for 8.5 years.
She started her career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers as a Benefits Research Analyst after graduating with a B.A. of Political Science from North Carolina State University. PWC afforded her the opportunity to lean into her leadership capabilities by leading one of the largest outsourced Defined contributions accounts. PWC set the foundation for Felicia to continue career growth in High Tech in Silicon Valley starting with Siebel Systems for 5.5 years. Felicia embraced the technology developed by Siebel Systems and even in HR crossed boundaries in development of technology with Product Marketing and IT, as an HR Professional, and provided HR support in Canada, Latin America and EMEA for a significant portion of her career with Siebel Systems.
In 2006, Siebel Systems was acquired by Oracle of which Felicia was successful in supporting Oracle University for 2.5 years. The common thread that has been pulled through Felicia’s career has been that of working in Global capacities with companies that make a difference in the marketplace.
Felicia’s life work continues at Juniper and the boundary-less environment continues to allow opportunities for the future. As she continues to reach her professional aspirations, she does not lose focus on giving back to the community. She is an active member of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Inc. Rho Delta Omega Chapter located in Palo Alto, Ca. She has served as Vice President, Committee leader and Mentor to Undergraduates at Stanford University.
Felicia is supported by a loving husband, Kelvin Mayo, Senior Director at NetApp. They have 2 children, Kennedy (13 years old) and Cristian (11 years old) Mayo. They reside in Pleasanton, CA.