Ellen Weintraub (D)
Ellen Weintraub was nominated on December 6, 2002. She was elected Chair of the Commission for the year 2003. Ms. Weintraub most recently was Of Counsel to Perkins Coie LLP and was a member of its Political Law Group. Prior to this, she served as Counsel to the Committee on Standards of Official Conduct for the U.S. House of Representatives (the House Ethics Committee).