Jamie Tisch

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Jamie Tisch
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Jamie Tisch arriving at LACMA’s Gala Opening of the Broad Contemporary Art Museum on February 9, 2008 in Los Angeles, CA.
Born Jamie Leigh Anne Alexander
(1968-08-30) August 30, 1968 (age 48)
Alabama
Nationality United States
Occupation philanthropist
Spouse(s) Steve Tisch
Children Zachary Tisch
Holden Tisch
Elizabeth Tisch
Parent(s) Linda Tanana
Edgar Franklin Alexander

Jamie Leigh Anne Alexander Tisch (born August 30, 1968) is an American businesswoman and philanthropist. She is a former wife of Steve Tisch.

Early life and education[edit]

Jamie Alexander Tisch was born on August 30, 1968 in Alabama. She is the daughter of Linda Tanana and Edgar Franklin Alexander, who worked in air base technology.[1]

Career[edit]

In 2008, Tisch and long-time friend, Elizabeth Wiatt opened Fashionology LA, a retail store in Beverly Hills, California featuring a build-a-bear approach to clothing.[2][3]

Philanthropy[edit]

In 2003, Tisch Co-Founded the Entertainment Industry's Women's Cancer Research Fund (WCRF) along with Marion Laurie, Anne Douglas, Kelly Meyer and Quinn Ezralow. The Women's Cancer Research Fund was created to support innovative research, education, and outreach directed towards the early diagnosis, treatment and prevention of all women's cancers.[4]

In October 2013, she co-chaired the black-tie gala for the opening of the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts in Beverly Hills.[5]

Personal life[edit]

She married Steve Tisch in October 1996 and later divorced.[6][1]They had three children: Zachary, Holden and Elizabeth.[7][8]

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