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WHEREAS, today we honor and celebrate the outstanding career of Traci Nellis. She is retiring from the Clark County Department of Family Services and is being awarded this recognition as a testimonial of loyal and devoted service since October 1, 2004; and

WHEREAS, Traci Nellis previously worked tirelessly for the Division of Child and Family Services from October 9, 1995, to November 30, 2000. Later she returned to the Division of Child and Family Services on June 25, 2001, until she transitioned to the Clark County Department of Family Services on October 1, 2004; and

WHEREAS, Traci Nellis also worked for Washoe County Social Services as a Child Protective Services worker from December 1, 2000, to June 24, 2001. She served as a Social Worker II assisting youth to achieve permanency and started the first youth advisory board in Nevada; and

WHEREAS, Traci Nellis was promoted to a permanency supervisor on March 10, 2007. She most recently served the Clark County Department of Family Services as a Manager beginning May 25, 2013. Over the years she managed Independent Living, Training, Policies and Procedures, Nevada Initial Assessments, and Permanency programs; and

WHEREAS, Traci Nellis' dedicated interest and commitment to child welfare has had a valuable effect on the efficiency and morale of her co-workers and the Las Vegas valley's children, youth and families and we wish to extend to her our gratitude for her outstanding performance of duty; and

WHEREAS, Traci Nellis has been an exceptional employee, leader and mentor at the Clark County Department of Family Services;

WHEREAS, thee State of Nevada commends Traci Nellis for her years of service to the residents 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 June 8, 2022, as a day in honor of

TRACI NELLIS

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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 31st day of May, 2022

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