Seal of the State of Nevada

WHEREAS, Jeffrey “Jeff” Albert is retiring from the Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Welfare and Supportive Services, on October 29, 2021, after 25 years of loyal, dedicated and exceptional public service to the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Jeff began his public service with the State of Nevada on September 9, 1996. Jeff promoted to a Compliance Investigator I on January 26, 1998 and promoted to Compliance Investigator II on January 26, 1999. Jeff dedicated his entire career to protecting resources intended for Nevadans in need through the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services; and

WHEREAS, Jeff spent the majority of his career promoting program integrity within the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services as a Compliance Investigator and was instrumental with the implementation of SNAP recipient and retailer trafficking in the State of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Jeff has worked under the leadership of five Nevada Governors: Bob Miller, Kenny Guinn, Jim Gibbons, Brian Sandoval and Steve Sisolak; and

WHEREAS, Jeff has distinguished himself through his commitment and service by being part of several; federal, State and county task forces to address SNAP trafficking. Jeff was a participant in the Northern Nevada Organized Crime Drug Enforcement Task Force (OCDETF), and was awarded the 2018 Multi-Agency Exploitation of Opioid Strategic Initiatives national award presented by the United States Department of Justice.; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Welfare and Supportive Services, on behalf of its employees, extend to Jeff a sincere thanks and gratitude for his commitment to excellence and service to the citizens of the Silver State; Enjoy your retirement and family while enjoying life each day;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim October 29, 2021, as a day in honor of

JEFFREY “JEFF” ALBERT

Footer State Seal

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 5th day of October, 2021

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