Tamara Grigsby


Age: 41

lawmaker and former Wisconsin state representative who dealt with cancer during her time in the Legislature stepping down in 2013 after eight years representing a portion of Milwaukee, but who later became community outreach coordinator in the office of Dane County executive Joe Parisi and was recently appointed director of the county's new Department of Equity & Inclusion.

Cause of Death: Health complications

Born: November 19, 1974

Died: March 14, 2016

Madison, Wisconsin