Kanykei Omurzakova

Global Automation Lead, Cisco

“I received help and support from fellow femigrants when I started my professional journey in the United States. It is time to give back!

Kanykei is a Femigrant from Kyrgyzstan. She attended one of the Femigrants’ professional networking events as a keynote speaker and decided to be actively involved to help more immigrant women to grow both professionally and personally in America. Her abiding passion centers on the empowerment of women, the well-being of children, and the advancement of education. Her commitment to supporting women transcends borders and influences all aspects of her life. Besides supporting Femigrants, she is actively engaged in volunteer work with TechWomen and maintains a close association with Women at Cisco, where she contributes to fostering an inclusive and supportive environment for women in the technology sector.