Libby Pataki was the first lady of New York from 1995 to 2007. During that time, she advocated for breast cancer awareness and smoking prevention and launched the I Love NY campaign. She is involved in an organization dedicated to preserving Israel as a Jewish state and Jerusalem as its capital. She and George were married in 1973 and have four children — Emily, Teddy, Allison, and Owen. Libby enjoys horseback riding in her spare time.