Ricky Shabazz has been named president of San Diego City College, effective July 11. He comes from San Bernardino Valley College (SBVC), where he is vice president of student services. Shabazz previously served for more than five years as assistant director of admissions at the University of California, Davis. He has also held positions as associate director of admissions at Harvey Mudd College, and as a director of counseling at a charter high school in Los Angeles. In 2007, Shabazz was named director of outreach and relations with schools at the Compton Community College District, and later served as dean of students.