California Correctional Center (CCC) reported the passing of retired Correctional Counselor Greg Bera on Sept. 21, 2016.

He began his career with the department on Oct. 20, 1986, as a correctional officer at CCC.  In July 1993, he promoted to sergeant, and in May 2006, became a correctional counselor, all the while remaining at CCC.  He retired from state service on Dec. 30, 2009.