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WHEREAS, Michael Kelly is retiring from the Department of Taxation on October 21,2016 after 28 years of loyal, diligent and exceptional public service to the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, on October 3, 1988, Mike began working at the State of Nevada Industrial Insurance System as a Worker's Comp Tech IV, and Mike quickly progressed to a Worker's Comp Program Specialist IV, and on July I, 1993 he began working as an Auditor II and in August 1999 he began work with the Department of Taxation as an Auditor II and was later promoted to an Audit Investigator III; and

WHEREAS, Mike has served as a constant source of information and encouragement, and has been a role model for all those who have known or worked with him; and

WHEREAS, Mike has had a positive influence on all those he comes in contact with by exhibiting care and compassion for his co-workers and for all citizens of Nevada, and he is described as a team player, helpful, dedicated, creative and self-motivated; and

WHEREAS, Mike has distinguished himself through commitment and service, and his calm and friendly demeanor was instrumental in obtaining cooperation from the taxpayers under trying conditions; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada commends Mike on his outstanding tenure as a dedicated State employee with deep admiration for his many contributions which have benefited Nevadans; and joins his friends and colleagues at the Department of Taxation in wishing him a hearty congratulations and thank you for a job well done, with best wishes for a happy unfulfilling retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  October 21, 2016 as a day in honor of



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