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WHEREAS, on August 2, 2016 Sandra Gordy 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, Sandra Gordy began her professional career with the State of Nevada in May 1990, as a Computer Operator f or the Department of Motor Vehicles and Public Safety, and was promoted to several positions in various agencies throughout her career; and

WHEREAS, Sandra continued her State career with the Welfare Division Accounting Unit in the Central Office beginning October 2003, at which time she was hired as an Accountant Technician II. In May of 2004, Sandra was promoted to a Management Analyst II and was responsible for various approvals, reconciliations and reports; and

WHEREAS, Sandra has served under four Nevada Governors: Bob Miller, Kenny Guinn, Jim Gibbons and Brian Sandoval, as well as five Welfare Administrators: Nancy K. Ford, Romaine Gilliland, Diane Comeaux, Mike McMahon, and Steve Fisher; and

WHEREAS, Sandra has distinguished herself through commitment, loyalty, and service throughout the years and will be sincerely missed, both professionally and personally, by all who have had the pleasure and good fortune to work with her; and

WHEREAS, in honor of Sandra and in recognition of her significant contributions to the State of Nevada, her friends and co-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  August 2, 2016 as a day in honor of



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