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WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson came to work for the State of Nevada on April 19, 1991 and is retiring after 30 years of outstanding service to the State; this document extends to her recognition and acclamation for a job well done in the service of the citizens of Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson’s career with the State of Nevada was spent within the Department of Employment, Training, and Rehabilitation, and began on April 19, 1991 as Clerical Trainee within the Employment Security Division. She progressed to an Administrative Aid in January of 1992, and then in September of 1992 she was promoted to Accounting Clerk I; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson was promoted to Accounting Clerk II within the Admin Service Division, in July 1994 before promoting to Accounting Clerk II in February 1996; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson promoted to Contributions Examiner I within the Employment Security Division in December 1997, progressed to Contributions Examiner II in December 1998, and was promoted to Contributions Examiner III in June of 2002; she was then promoted to Business Process Analyst in November 2011; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson was promoted to ESD Manager II April of 2016 of which position she held for the remainder of her career; in this role she has consistently provided positive direction, inspiration, compassion, and thoughtful leadership; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson worked on multiple projects over the years to implement programs such as Special Assessment, Bond Program and the testing and release of the new UINV system in 2015; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson has exemplary analytical and technical skills, strives for excellence in her work, has a natural ability to mentor and coach others and works to provide outstanding services to individuals. She has set an example in State service for all who have had the opportunity to work with her; and

WHEREAS, Tonya Johnson’s personal commitment to the agency has been recognized by those who work with her, she is an extremely intelligent person always working hard; and

WHEREAS, the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation on behalf of its employees and customers extend to Tonya Johnson its sincere thanks and gratitude for her 30 years of commitment to excellence and service to the citizens of the Silver State;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim the day of July 7, 2021, as a day in honor of

Tonya Johnson

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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 1st day of July 2021

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