VENTURA, Calif. – In appreciation of their service and dedication to the County, the Board of Supervisors presented 18 employees with Employee Recognition Awards during the Board of Supervisors meeting on Tuesday, May 23. Reserved for staff who have 25 years or more of continuous service to the County, employees from the Assessor’s Office, Department of Child Support Services, District Attorney’s Office, Fire Department, General Services Agency, Health Care Agency, Human Services Agency, Information Technology Services Department, Public Works Agency, Probation Agency, and the Sheriff’s Office received awards. The staff who were honored were recognized for having served across County agencies between 25 and 40 years, with their career spans totaling a combined 510 years of service.
“It’s amazing when you survey the number of years in combined service to the community,” said Matt LaVere, Chair of the Board of Supervisors. “Each of these employees made an intentional decision that their career was going to be in service to the residents of Ventura County. Each one has done an exceptional job across our many County agencies and represent true public servants.”
Each quarter, the Board of Supervisors present the Employee Recognition Awards in appreciation and celebration of the many years of dedicated service from County employees.
“We are grateful to have the opportunity to celebrate these milestones and recognize our County employees for their outstanding contributions”, stated Dr. Sevet Johnson, County Executive Officer. “Their many years of service are a remarkable tribute to their commitment to invest in our local community and ensure the quality of life here in Ventura County is the best it can possibly be.”
The County of Ventura consists of 27 agencies and nearly 10,000 employees. It is the second largest employer in the region, with an operating budget of $2.7 billion. For more information on County agencies, please visit www.ventura.org.
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