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WHEREAS, Kathy A. Zamecki is retiring from the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services after more than 26 years of loyal, diligent and exceptional public service to the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Kathy began her career with the State of Nevada in October 1990, as a Food Stamp Only Eligibility Certification Specialist (ECS) for the Welfare Division at the Owens District Office, where she was only the second ECS to cross train as a seamless FoodStamp/Medical/TANFworker, and was one of three ECS selected to train new ECS staff prior to the implementation of the Southern Professional Development Center Academy; and

WHEREAS, Kathy was promoted to Eligibility Supervisor in November 2003 where she supervised Family Services Specialist I/II/III who maintained programs including MAABD Institutional, the Medical Hospital Unit, the Training unit; and

WHEREAS, Kathy was promoted to Family Services Supervisor II in March 2013, assigned to the CAC satellite office located at Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada, where customers served are primarily homeless residents, and she was then re-assigned to Acting Manager of the Owens District Office, and then Manager of DISC and RMU, and she continued her career with the Welfare Division where she was promoted to Social Services Manager II at the newly opened Durango District Office in July 2015; and

WHEREAS, Kathy has displayed an exceptional commitment and dedication throughout her service to the State of Nevada, during which time needy citizens were fortunate to have her as an advocate and civil servant, and through her service to her fellow citizens, she is able to leave her position with the knowledge that her work provided assistance to needy Nevadans and improved her community and state; and

WHEREAS, in recognition of her significant contributions to the State of Nevada, her friends and workers would like to thank and commend her for her years of devoted and honorable service, and extend their best wishes for a healthy, happy, prosperous and fulfilling retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  December 16, 2016 as a day in honor of

 Kathy A. Zamecki


 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Scott Anderson