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WHEREASCarmen Shipman is retiring from the Department of Motor Vehicles after 40 years of loyal service to the State of Nevada; and 

WHEREAS, Carmen Shipman began her career with State Purchasing in December 1976 and after a brief break in service, returned in December 1983 and held positions at the Department of Transportation, Employee Benefits, and Department of Taxation; and  

WHEREAS, Carmen Shipman joined the Department of Motor Vehicles in January 2002 as a Tax Examiner II; and

WHEREAS, Carmen was promoted to her current supervisory position as Tax Program Supervisor II for the Fuel Industry Team in October 2004; and

WHEREAS, Carmen was instrumental in the implementation of the Washoe and Clark County Fuel Tax Indexing programs; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Motor Vehicles and the State of Nevada join with co-workers and management in expressing our profound and sincere appreciation to Carmen for her 40 years of outstanding service to the Department and the citizens of the Silver State, earning her the right to enjoy a well-deserved and happy retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  May 5, 2017 as a day in honor of



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