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WHEREAS, Stacie Paterson has served the State of Nevada with distinction and professional excellence for 31 years; and

WHEREAS, Stacie began her career with the Rehabilitation Division as a Word Processing Operator Trainee on February 8, 1988, and promoted throughout her career to a variety of positions within the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation including Word Processing Operator, Management Assistant, Accounting Clerk, Rehabilitation Technician, Disability Adjudicator, Disability Adjudication Supervisor, Rehabilitation Manager, Rehabilitation Chief, and finally Deputy Administrator of the Bureau of Disability Adjudication; and

WHEREAS, Stacie’s excellent analytical skills, quest for excellence in her work, dynamic work ethic, natural ability to mentor and coach others, and her drive to provide services to individuals seeking adjudication has set an example in state service for all who have had the pleasure and good fortune to work with her; and

WHEREAS, her methodical approach to leadership led the Bureau to improve claims processing times by 18 percent, and she was instrumental in the development of an adjudicator training program still utilized within the agency today; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada thanks Stacie Paterson for her years of service to the citizens and visitors of our great state and offers best wishes for a happy and fulfilling retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim July 12, 2019, as a day in honor of

STACIE PATERSON

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IN WITNESS WHEREOF, I have hereunto set my hand and caused the Great Seal of the State of Nevada to be affixed at the State Capitol in Carson City, this 10th day of October, 2019

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