Blair Christie

Former CISCO Chief Marketing Officer

About Blair

Blair Christie is a global technology leader, independent board member and advisor. She currently serves on the boards of Optiv, Clarify Health and BMC Software, in addition to working with private equity and VC firms as an advisor and angel investor.


Christie spent 17 years in executive leadership with Cisco, most recently as chief marketing officer and senior vice president. Her experience spans marketing, business development, investor relations, government/public affairs and corporate giving.


Christie is a member of the 2015 Class of Henry Crown Fellows at the Aspen Institute, sits on the President's Leadership Council at Drexel University and chairs the Drexel 100. She is passionate about building programs to promote women in business and has helped launch organizations to support those efforts, including theBoardlist and Landit.


Christie holds a Bachelor of Science in business administration and a Master of Business Administration from Drexel University.