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WHEREAS, Amy Montoya will retire from the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services after 30 years of loyal, diligent and exceptional public service to the State of Nevada, and Amy began her professional career with the State of Nevada in February 1988 as a Management Assistant for the Nevada Taxicab Authority through the Department of Business and Industry; and

WHEREAS, Amy continued her State of Nevada career when she accepted the position of Eligibility Certification Specialist in February 1994 with the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services and her outstanding capabilities were recognized as she was involved in many agency projects including the NOMADS Conversion Team, Peer Reviews, TANF Two-Parent Conversion Team, and assisted Investigations and Recovery as an Overpayment Specialist; and

WHEREAS, she was promoted to a Family Services Specialist III in December 2003 and Internal Quality Control Specialist in May 2004 during which time she developed and presented a series of trainings for district office staff and in July 2006 she accepted the position of Quality Control Specialist I in the Program Review and Evaluation Department and in 2013 she accepted the position of Quality Control Corrective Action Officer, where her analytical skills were proven to be invaluable and on August 18, 2014, Amy was promoted to the position of Quality Control Supervisor where she has developed review standards and procedures along with trending and measurement reports for multiple state-mandated federal projects; and

WHEREAS, Amy has displayed exceptional dedication throughout her service with the State of Nevada, during which time those in need were fortunate to have her as an advocate and civil servant and because of Amy’s service to her fellow citizens, she can leave her position with the knowledge that her honorable works with DWSS provided assistance to our citizens and helped better her community and state; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada commends Amy Montoya on her outstanding tenure as a dedicated State employee and joins her family, friends and colleagues in extending sincere appreciation to her for years of service, with best wishes for a happy and fulfilling retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  December 30, 2017 as a day in honor of

 Amy Montoya


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