Before joining ShoreTel, Eugenia was vice president and general manager of Cisco.s Computing Systems Group, a multibillion-dollar business unit. Prior to that, she was responsible for business development, strategic planning and operations for Cisco.s Data Center Group. Other leadership roles include CEO of Nanosolar, CEO and co-founder of Sunmodular, vice president of engineering for SolFocus, as well as vice president of product operations at Cisco. She started her career at HP as a process engineer and later ran the high-availability NT server program. She holds a master's degree in mechanical engineering from Stanford University and a bachelor's degree in physics from Grinnell College.