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WHEREAS, Steve Zuelke is retiring after 25 years of dedicated service to the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Steve began his career as an Employment Security Specialist I in the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation in March 1991, and in March 1992 he progressed into an Employment Specialist II position, and later served as UI Adjudicator, UI Specialist 111, Business Process Analyst I and was later promoted to ESD Manager 11 in charge of the Benefit Payment Control Unit (Integrity); and

WHEREAS, Steve has been a nationwide leader in the area of UI integrity programs, and he has consistently provided direction and leadership, with a thorough knowledge and understanding of the programs and goals of his department; and

WHEREAS, the UI program has been the target of multiple fraud schemes, and Steve has tackled the challenges of his job with determination and dedication, and led in the identification and investigation into a large fraud ring which resulted in multiple individuals being prosecuted for their fraudulent activities; and

WHEREAS, Steve's wealth of expertise, knowledge and exemplary leadership will always be admired and appreciated by all who had the opportunity to work with him; and

WHEREAS, Steve is noted for his dedication, commitment and perseverance of service to the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation and the Employment Security Division, and has, throughout his career, exhibited drive and vision to improve service to the citizens of the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation and the Employment Security Division, on behalf of its employees and customers, extend to Steve Zuelke sincere thanks and gratitude for 25 years of commitment to excellence and service to the citizens of the Silver State;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  December 16, 2016

 Steve Zuelke

 

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