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News                 For Immediate Release: March 24, 2008

                Contact:   Lisa O. Fitch, Public Relations Specialist
                (323) 953-4000 ext. 2375  |  fitchlo@lacitycollege.edu
               
Los Angeles City College:  855 N. Vermont Ave, L.A., CA 90029

LACC Names New Vice-President
of Administrative Services

Photo: Bruce Baron

            On April 1st, Bruce Baron will begin as Los Angeles City College’s (LACC) new VP of Admin. Services, bringing a wealth of finance and budgeting experience to the campus community.

“Bruce has 30 years in his chosen career of higher education administration both at the university level and the community college level,” said LACC President Dr. Jamillah Moore.  “He is no stranger to the L. A. Community College District, having worked as Vice President for Administrative Services at LA Southwest College.  We are glad to have him on board.”

Baron also worked for eleven years at the City University of New York, serving as Budget Director, Finance Director, Assistant Vice President and Vice President for Administration.   Since 2005, he has served as the Vice President for Administration in the Victor Valley Community College District in Victorville, California.

            Baron holds a Bachelor’s Degree from the City University of New York and a Master’s Degree in Adult and Community Education from City College of New York.  He has been working on a doctoral program in higher education administration with a concentration in computer information systems.  He is also working on a doctorate in natural health. 

“I am proud and excited to have been selected to work at this excellent institution of higher education,” Baron said.  “I look forward to a successful collaboration with faculty, staff and students to meet today’s challenges.”

Founded in 1929, Los Angeles City College transfers hundreds of students to competitive universities each year, is home to the number one Math team in the nation and has received 10 state Journalism awards.  Career programs include health care, computer science, graphics, television production and more.  Many students qualify for fee waivers.  Visit www.lacitycollege.edu or call 323.953.4000 for more information on LACC.

 

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