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WHEREAS, on July 29,2016, Janelle Mulvenon will culminate her 24 year career in public service which began on March 30,1992 as a Child Development Specialist with the Home Activity Program for Parents and Youngsters (HAPPY) and concluded as a Health Program Manager III at Nevada Early Intervention Services, Reno; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada recognizes Janelle Mulvenon's dedicated contributions to the citizens of this great state and the Nevada Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Aging and Disability Services commends her for a job well done; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada celebrates Janelle Mulvenon's many achievements including graduating as a Great Basin Public Health Leadership Institute Scholar; collaborating with the Reno community neonatal intensive care units at Renown and St Mary's to create a safeguard program for premature infants and their families; and, bringing all of Early Intervention Service programs under one bureau; and

WHEREAS, Janelle Mulvenon, during her exemplary career as a leader in the field of child and family services, has never lost her passion for ensuring the rights for children and their families and is described by her colleagues and friends as a well-respected, innovative and talented team leader. Janelle possesses optimism and perseverance and guided staff with enthusiasm, determination and commitment. Her quick-wit, resourcefulness and loyal, hard-working professionalism make her colleagues proud to be associated with her; and

WHEREAS, staff will miss her weekly thoughts and sayings posted outside her office which lifted morale, strengthened esteem and often, provided a smile to go and greet our families with; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada commends Janelle on her outstanding tenure as a dedicated State employee and joins her family, friends and colleagues in extending sincere appreciation to her for her years of service, with best wishes for a happy and fulfilling retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  July 29, 2016 as a day in honor of



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