Billy E. Stebbins, a CDCR employee of 24 years, passed on March 19, 2018, reported by the family.

He started his career at Deuel Vocational Institution (DVI)  in 1986 as a Correctional Officer after graduating from the academy. He then transferred to Avenal State Prison (ASP) in 1988.  An opportunity at the newly constructed Central California Women’s Facility (CCWF) presented itself in 1990 so he once again transferred.  While at CCWF he was able to promote to Sergeant.  In 1995 he promoted to  Lieutenant at the newly constructed Valley State Prison for Women (VSPW).  He spent the last 15 years of his career at VSPW before retiring as a Correctional Counselor II in 2010.