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WHEREAS, Theresa L. Sheahan has served the Silver State with distinction and professional excellence for over 28 years; and

WHEREAS, Theresa began her career in State service with the Department of Employment, Training and Rehabilitation, Employment Security Division on December 27, 1993, as a Claims Examiner; and

WHEREAS, Theresa held that position before being promoted to an Eligibility Certification Specialist (ECS) with the Division of Welfare and Supportive Services on June 5, 1996, where she worked as a case manager providing various public assistance programs and resources to Nevadans; and

WHEREAS, Theresa has worked at the Owens and Henderson District Offices and throughout her career, has assisted with the transitioning of cases into NOMADS, as well as the implementation of Business Process Reengineering (BPR). She's also mentored staff and served on several committees and various special projects during her career; and

WHEREAS, Theresa had a profound influence on every person she has had contact with by exhibiting care and compassion to her co-workers, customers, and all citizens of Nevada, remaining dedicated throughout her tenure with the State; and

WHEREAS, Theresa has displayed exceptional commitment and dedication throughout her 28 years of service with the State of Nevada, during which time needy citizens of this state were fortunate to have her as an advocate and civil servant. Through her service to her fellow citizens, she can leave her position with the knowledge that her honorable works provided assistance to Needy Nevadans to better her community and state; and

WHEREAS, Theresa will be sincerely missed by all who have had the pleasure and good fortune to work with her; and

WHEREAS, in honor of Theresa and in recognition of her significant contributions to the State of Nevada, the State, colleagues, friends and co-workers would like to thank and commend her for her years of devoted and honorable service, and extend their best wishes for a healthy, happy, prosperous, and fulfilling retirement;

NOW, THEREFORE, I, STEVE SISOLAK, GOVERNOR OF THE STATE OF NEVADA, do hereby proclaim September 1, 2022, 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 29th day of August 2022.

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