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WHEREAS, Peter Wahlquist has served the State of Nevada with distinction for 28 years, and has worked as a Fraud Investigator and Hearing Advocate during his time at the State Industrial Insurance System; and

WHEREAS, Peter came to the Division of Industrial Relations as a Compliance Audit Investigator and served in that capacity with distinction during his years of service in the Workers' Compensation Section; and

WHEREAS, Peter supported a fair and effective regulatory framework as a Senior Compliance Audit Investigator in the Employer Compliance Unit, a role in which he endeavored to protect Nevada workers by ensuring employer compliance with mandatory coverage provisions; and

WHEREAS, in his capacity as a seasoned investigator, Peter possessed the ability to visit non­compliant Nevada employers to assist them in complying with statutory requirements while maintaining a cordial and effective relationship; and

WHEREAS, Peter has always been a team player and an outstanding example of generosity to his associates when extra effort was required to complete a project or meet a looming deadline, and his support for Nevada injured workers, Nevada employers and his service to the State's Workers' Compensations Insurance Industry are representative of the standards of dedication to public service and professional excellence; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada commends Peter Wahlquist on his outstanding tenure as a dedicated State employee and joins his family, friends and colleagues in extending sincere appreciation to him for his years of service, with best wishes for a happy andfu]filling retirement;

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

 Peter Wahlquist


 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske & Cadence Matijevich