Kathleen Sebelius

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Kathleen Sebelius
Kathleen Sebelius official portrait.jpg
21st United States Secretary of Health and Human Services
In office
April 28, 2009 – June 9, 2014
President Barack Obama
Deputy Bill Corr
Preceded by Mike Leavitt
Succeeded by Sylvia Mathews Burwell
44th Governor of Kansas
In office
January 13, 2003 – April 28, 2009
Lieutenant John Moore
Mark Parkinson
Preceded by Bill Graves
Succeeded by Mark Parkinson
23rd Insurance Commissioner of Kansas
In office
January 9, 1995 – January 13, 2003
Governor Bill Graves
Preceded by Ronald Todd
Succeeded by Sandy Praeger
Personal details
Born Kathleen Gilligan
May 15, 1948 (1948-05-15) (age 69)
Cincinnati, Ohio, U.S.
Political party Democratic
Spouse(s) Gary Sebelius
Alma mater Trinity Washington University
University of Kansas, Lawrence
Religion Roman Catholicism

Kathleen Sebelius (born May 15, 1948)[1] is an American politician. She sered as the United States Secretary of Health and Human Services from 2009 to 2014. Before becoming the Secretary of Health and Human Services, Sebelius was a governor from Kansas.[2] Time Magazine listed Sebelius as one of America's five best governors in 2005.[3] Sebelius is a Democrat. She resigned on April 10, 2014.

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