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WHEREAS, the State of Nevada is home to a truly dedicated team of state employees and public servants who strive to improve our state through their daily contributions to an efficient and responsive state government; and

WHEREAS, Mr. Ken Jones is an exemplary member of Nevada's team of public servants who has dedicated his talent and expertise in engineering to ensuring a safe and reliable public utilities infrastructure in Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Ken has served the State of Nevada with distinction as an engineer for the Department of Conservation and Natural Resources, and most recently as the Senior Gas Pipeline Engineer for the Public Utilities Commission, providing critical support and leadership within Nevada's regulatory system; and

WHEREAS, Ken's colleagues and co-workers have come to regard him as a passionate expert in the engineering field who has demonstrated an outstanding dedication to excellence and to promoting the highest standards of safety within the utilities industry; and

WHEREAS, Ken's lasting contributions to underground utilities and subsurface safety have reinforced a regulatory environment that continues to support the state's infrastructure growth, industrial development, and economic diversification, and his dedication as an engineer for the state illustrates the very best of public service in Nevada; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada joins the family, friends, and colleagues of Mr. Ken Jones in expressing profound appreciation to him for his exceptional service to the Silver State, with deepest thanks and gratitude for his commitment to fostering excellence within the engineering profession, and his efforts to build a stronger, better, and safer Nevada;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  February 4, 2016 as a day in honor of

 Ken Jones


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