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WHEREAS, Donna Dickens has served the Silver State with distinction for 30 years; and

WHEREAS, Donna began State service with the Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Welfare and Supportive Services, and has dutifully, professionally and ethically performed her duties; and

WHEREAS, Donna's contributions to this agency's policies, goals and objectives have been extensive and invaluable, earning her respect for her ability to consistently meet challenges and stringent timelines; and

WHEREAS, Donna maintains a positive attitude and a "big picture" perspective, while also paying extraordinary attention to the smallest detail to ensure the success of a project; and

WHEREAS, Donna has willingly accepted extra duties, displaying a positive attitude while being the unit representative for building events and orchestrating unit activities, thus boosting camaraderie and morale; and

WHEREAS, Donna has earned the respect of her colleagues for her commitment to the Division, and has demonstrated professionalism, adaptability and dependability while meeting difficult challenges; and

WHEREAS, Donna has formed lasting friendships with many members of her professional family, and will be sincerely missed by all who have had the pleasure of working with her; and

WHEREAS, Donna's friends and colleagues thank and commend her, and extend their hearty congratulations and best wishes for a happy, healthy and prosperous retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, BRIAN SANDOVAL, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim  January 3, 2017 as a day in honor of

 Donna Dickens


 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval & Barbara Cegaske