Ellen O’Kane Tauscher was born on November 15, 1951, in Newark, New Jersey and died on April 29, 2019.
She was an American legislator.
She was a member of the Democratic Party.
Tauscher was the U.S. Agent for California’s tenth congressional area from 1997 until her acquiescence in 2009 after joining the State Department, where she filled in as the Under Secretary of State for gun control Control and International Security Affairs until February 2012.
Tauscher at that point filled in as Special Envoy for Strategic Stability and Missile Defense at the State Department until August 31, 2012.
Tauscher served on the University of California Board of Regents and, in February 2018, moved toward becoming executive of the Board of Governors for Los Alamos National Security, LLC (LANS) and Lawrence Livermore National Security, LLC (LLNS), a consortium driven by the UC Regents.
She likewise filled in as Vice Chair of the Student and Academic Affairs Committee of the Board of Regents.
While in Congress, Tauscher was a main anti-extremist Democrat, and the executive of the New Democrat Coalition, a gathering of 65 moderate Democrats in the House of Representatives.
She was then director of the Democratic Leadership Council from 2001 to 2005.
Since leaving the State Department, Tauscher accepted various openly held corporate and non-benefit load up positions, including serving on the loads up of Edison International/Southern California Edison (EIX) in Rosemead, California, and eHealth (EHTH) in Mountain View, California.
Tauscher served on the Board of Advisors of SpaceX, the Board of Directors of BAE Systems, INC., NTI, and the Executive Committee of the Atlantic Council.
Tauscher filled in as bad habit seat of the Atlantic Council’s Brent Scowcroft Center on International Security and was an individual from the Board of Regents of the University of California framework.
She resided in Pleasanton and later Alamo, California, amid her Congressional profession.
Preceding their separation in 1999, she was hitched to William Tauscher, previous Chairman, and CEO of Vanstar Corporation, current executive of Safeway, Inc., and author of the Tauscher Group, which puts and aids the administration of ventures in home items, transportation, security, and land.
She had a girl, Katherine (brought into the world 1991).
On a similar day as her taking the workplace of Under Secretary she wedded resigned carrier pilot Jim Cieslak.
They separated in 2011.
In July 2010, Tauscher was determined to have Stage 3 esophageal malignant growth, one of the quickest developing tumors in the United States and one of the deadliest, with a survival rate of 18%.
After a tiring routine of chemotherapy, radiation, and medical procedure to evacuate her throat, Tauscher was pronounced malignant growth free in December 2010.
Following that time, she was dynamic as a load up individual from the National Comprehensive Cancer Network (NCCN) and as Chair of the NCCN Foundation, just as talking around the nation, pushing for more data, all the more subsidizing and prior screening for the infection.
Ellen Tauscherpassed away at 67 years old.