Roy A. Shahbazian, of Sacramento, was appointed to the California Community Colleges Board of Governors by Governor Gavin Newsom on August 20, 2021. Shahbazian has been Academic Senate President and Professor of Math at Rancho Santiago Community College District – Sacramento College since 2001. He held multiple positions at the University of California, Irvine from 2002 to 2019, including Instructor and Summer Bridge Math Coordinator. Shahbazian was a Computer Science Instructor at Fullerton College from 2001 to 2003. Shahbazian was a Software Engineer at Odetics Inc. – Gyyr Division from 1998 to 2001. He is a Member of the Orange County Transportation Authority’s Citizen Advisory Committee. Shahbazian earned a Master of Science degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of California, Los Angeles and a Master of Science degree in Mathematics from the University of California, Irvine.