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WHEREAS, Vera Sampson has served the Clark County Department of Family Services with distinction and professional excellence for 30 years; and

WHEREAS, Vera is a native of Las Vegas, growing up and attending school in Southern Nevada and obtaining her bachelor’s degree in education/special education at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, later earning her master’s degree in social work from Howard University; and

WHEREAS, Vera began her career with the Clark County Department of Family Services in October 1979 as a Probation Officer Aide at Child Haven; and

WHEREAS, she then left the county for a promotion to a Senior Probation Officer in 1984, returning to the county in 2000 as a Senior Child Protective Services Worker where she remained until 2008; and

WHEREAS, in 2008, Vera was promoted to a Family Services Supervisor where she has remained an invaluable resource to her colleagues and has exemplified hard work and dedication to the mission, vision and goals of the agency she has served; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada commends Vera Sampson for her outstanding tenure as a dedicated Clark County 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, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim

VERA SAMPSON

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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 27th Day of June, 2019

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