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SECRETARY. An officer who, by order of his superior, writes letters and other instruments. He is so called because he is possessed of the secrets of his employer. This term wag used in France in 1343, and in England the term secretary was first applied to the clerks of the king, who being always near his person were called clerks of the secret, and in the reign of Henry VIII. the term secretary of state came into it.

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In July 2002, she was named executive administrative assistant to Superintendent Ron Miller while also assuming the duties of board secretary.
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O'Connor was replaced by Jeannette Vink, administrative assistant at the Montreal School of Theology.
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Derek said: "I have gained a massive amount of confidence and have since started applying for administrative assistant positions.
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Intrigued with the idea, Bosch, 32, who also works full-time as an administrative assistant at a Bowater sawmill in Thunder Bay, spent months researching this burgeoning field before launching her home-based business - The Distant Assistant--this past June.
Pitman has served as the diocese's executive archdeacon and administrative assistant to the bishop.
The agency also hires Wendy Briggs as administrative assistant and Anne Gacek as production assistant.
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A former administrative assistant at the Ohio Department of Education recently pled guilty to stealing $78,000 in federal college-scholarship funds.

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