California Medical Facility (CMF) reported the passing of retired retired Medical Technical Assistant (MTA) Donald Barney on May 1, 2018.

He began his state service career in August 2002, as a Psychiatric Technician (PT) for the Department of Developmental Services.

In December 2009, he accepted an appointment to a Wild Habitat Assistant for the Department of Fish and Game.

In January 2012, he was appointed to as an MTA, psychiatric classification for the Department of State Hospitals.