Nancy Halliday Ely-Raphel
|Nancy Halliday Ely-Raphel|
|3rd United States Ambassador to Slovenia|
September 2, 1998 – September 27, 2001
|Preceded by||Victor Jackovich|
|Succeeded by||Johnny Young|
1937 (age 79–80)
|Spouse(s)||Robert A. Duff (first husband; divorced)
John Hart Ely (second husband; divorced)
Arnold Lewis Raphel (third husband; 1987-1988; his death)
|Children||With Robert A. Duff:
John D. Ely
Robert D. Ely
|Alma mater||Syracuse University
University of San Diego School of Law
Ely-Raphel was born in 1937 to Margaret Merritt Halliday and Thomas Clarkson Halliday. She has one brother, Thomas Clarkson Halliday III. She graduated from Syracuse University in New York and attended the University of Wurzburg in Würzburg, Germany. In 1968, she graduated from University of San Diego School of Law with a juris doctor.
Prior to joining the United States Foreign Service, she was a lawyer and Associate Dean of Boston University School of Law. From 2001 to 2003 she was the Director of the Office to Monitor and Combat Trafficking in Persons at the U.S. State Department. On June 29, 1998, she was appointed by President Clinton to be the United States Ambassador to Slovenia.
She was presented her credentials on September 2, 1998, and left the post on September 27, 2001.
She was previously known as Nancy Ely.
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|United States Ambassador to Slovenia