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WHEREAS, Doug Wells served the State of Nevada with distinction and professional excellence for 28 years; and

WHEREAS, Doug began his career in State service on May 11, 1990 with the State Industrial Insurance System as a Clerical Trainee, and he was soon promoted to various IT positions including Information System Specialist I, II and III; and

WHEREAS, upon the privatization of the State Industrial Insurance System in 2000, Doug briefly left State service and started again with the State in 2001 when he was hired as an IT Professional III at the Controller’s office; and

WHEREAS, he was promoted to an IT Professional IV in 2002 with the Department of Public Safety where he was responsible for maintaining mission critical databases used by the Department; and

WHEREAS, in 2008, Doug joined the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation (DETR) as a Master Information Technology Professional II leading the Database System Support team, maintaining critical databases and IT infrastructure for DETR; and

WHEREAS, Doug worked on the UI Modernization Project as the Technical Architect, ensuring the critical databases, technical architecture and security system were implemented successfully; and

WHEREAS, over the years, Doug worked on multiple projects to improve the database infrastructure and security of DETR’s mission critical application UInv; and

WHEREAS, Doug has excellent analytical and technical skills, and his quest for excellence in his work, his natural ability to mentor and coach others, and his drive to provide excellent services to individuals has set an example for all who have had the opportunity to work with him; and

WHEREAS, the State of Nevada thanks Doug Wells for his years of dedicated 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 August 31, 2020 as a day in honor of


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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 4th day of September 2020

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