HomeTVEllenEllen DeGeneres Named Special Envoy For Global AIDS Awareness Luke Kerr November 9, 2011 Ellen, Talk Shows, The Ellen DeGeneres Show 1 Comment Ellen DeGeneres has been named Special Envoy for Global AIDS Awareness for the U.S. government by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Zap2it reports. Clinton had this to say about daytime’s funny lady. "[Ellen] is going to bring not only her sharp wit and her big heart, but her impressive TV audience and more than 8 million followers on Twitter, to raise awareness and support for this effort. I know we can look forward to many contributions from Ellen and her loyal fans across the globe." Photo by PR Photos One Response Ryan-Scott November 10, 2011 Congrats to her! Love Ellen! Log in to Reply Leave a Reply Cancel Reply You must be logged in to post a comment.