The NEW Bakersfield College Athletic Director
Sep 29, 2021 6:45 AM
Reggie Bolton
The NEW Bakersfield College Athletic Director

Reggie Bolton was been named the Interim Dean of Kinesiology/Athletics Director at Bakersfield College on July 1, 2020.

Prior to being named the Dean/AD Bolton had served as the kinesiology department chair since 2014 and also as Associate Athletic Director during the 2013-14 school year. From 2007-2018 he served as the defensive coordinator for BC football program. In 2012 he helped lead the team to a CCCAA State Championship, beating San Francisco City College in the championship game 34-14.

Prior to BC, he was the Head Football Coach at Santa Barbara City College from 2003-2007, overseeing the organization, direction and administration of all aspects of the program. From 2002-2003 he was the Associate Head Coach at Humboldt State University having served at the Defensive Coordinator there from 1998-2002.

Bolton’s professional career started at Humboldt State where he was the NCAA Life Skills Coordinator and Assistant Football Coach from 1996-97. He then would move to become the Defensive Coordinator and a Physical Education Instructor at Sacramento City College from 1997-98.

He holds an M.S. in Kinesiology (1997) from Humboldt State and a B.A in Social Work (1994) with a minor Business Administration (1992), also from Humboldt State.

"To lead Renegade Athletics in this role is an opportunity of a lifetime. Having been a football coach for 12 years and Kinesiology Department Chair for the last 7 years on this campus, I am very aware of the platform this position holds within our community and state. I am humbled by the opportunity and will work tirelessly to improve our department and the Renegade student athlete experience." - Reggie Bolton