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WHEREAS, Naomi Lewis is retiring from the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services after 27 years of dedicated, enthusiastic, and exceptional public service to the communities of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, she began her professional career with the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services in 1991 serving in various roles from Administrative Assistant to her current position as Deputy Administrator; and

WHEREAS, her dedication, knowledge, thoughtfulness, passion, and work ethic were appreciated by all of her fellow employees and the families that she served; and

WHEREAS, the Silver State thanks her for her contributions to the Division, including assisting in the State receiving $1.9 million in bonus funds from USDA Food and Nutrition Services to re-invest in our programs and workforce; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada commends Naomi Lewis on her outstanding tenure as a dedicated State employee and joins her family, friends and colleagues in extending sincere appreciation for her 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  July 14, 2018 as a day in honor of



 Proclamation Seal Only                         Signatures of Governor Brian Sandoval, Barbara Cegaske and Wayne Thorley