Beau Baldwin Bio: Career, Wife, News & Net Worth

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Beau Baldwin has aged like a fine wine, with decades devoted to the football arena.

Indeed, as a former athlete and a coach now, he has been around for the sport for almost three decades. 

Currently, Baldwin is the head coach at California Polytechnic State University.

Additionally, he has formerly worked for teams at Central Washington University, at Eastern Washington University, and the 2010 Eastern Washington Eagles football team.

Beau Baldwin
Beau Baldwin

Apart from it, Baldwin has also worked as the offensive coordinator at the University of California, Berkeley.

Furthermore, as an overview, he was a college footballer who played for a year at Central Washington University.

Quick Facts:

Full Name Beau Daniel Baldwin
Date of Birth May 21, 1972
Birth Place Santa Barbara, California
Nick Name None
Religion Christianity
Nationality American 
Ethnicity White
Zodiac Sign  Gemini
Age 52 years old
Height Unknown 
Weight N/A 
Hair Color Black (natural)
Eye Color Dark Brown 
Build Athletic 
Father’s Name Ken Baldwin 
Mother’s Name Pat Helland 
Siblings Joe Baldwin 
Education Curtis Senior High School 
Central Washington University
Marital Status Married
Wife  Nicole Baldwin
Kids Two daughters, Mia Jenae Baldwin and Macie Patricia Baldwin
Profession Football player and coach 
Position Quarterback 
Affiliations Playing Career

  • Central Washington 

Coaching Career

  • Central Washington
  • Eastern Washington
  • Central Washington
  • California
  • Cal Poly
Active Years 1990–1993 (playing career)
1994-present (coaching career)
Net Worth around $5 million
Salary $250,000
Social Media Twitter
California Polytechnic State University Merch  Shirt, Apparel
Last Update June, 2024

Beau Baldwin | Early Life, Family and Education

Baldwin (fully named Beau Daniel Baldwin) was born on May 21, 1972, under Gemini’s sun sign. Apparently, born in Santa Barbara, California, he has a brother named Joe Baldwin.

Additionally, his parents are Pat Helland and Ken Baldwin. Furthermore, Baldwin hasn’t opened up much about his childhood days, and thus, we believe he had a peaceful early life.

Moving on, Baldwin attended the Curtis Senior High School in University Place, Washington.

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Beau Baldwin | Early Career

Right then, he commenced playing for his high school team as a quarterback, and alongside, he even played baseball.

During his tenure, he bagged three letters in football and three in baseball. Additionally, he also led the team to the 1989 Washington State AAA title in football.

Following his high school graduation in 1990, he enrolled in the Central Washington University.

Apparently, his college years were till 1993, and till then, he played for the college team. Featuring as the quarterback, Baldwin was a two-time team captain.

He maintained his record as 52 attempts, 32 completions, 550 yards in all 467 gameplay as a college player. 

Altogether, he set the school record for a career completion percentage of .614. After college completion, Baldwin devoted himself to semi-pro football in Sweden.

Right then, his coaching career got the wing as he also got the chance to serve as an assistant coach. 

Beau Baldwin | Professional Career

Assistant Coach 

With a short-lived moment in Sweden, Baldwin returned to Central Washington in 1994 as the Wildcats’ quarterback coach.

In his presence, Baldwin took the team towards a 10–3–1 record and the NAIA Division II National Championship.

Not to mention, Jon Kitna bagged the All-American honors under Baldwin’s supervision, which also led Kitna to the NFL. Likewise, he was with Central Washington till 2002. 

Beau during his coaching career
Beau, during his coaching career.

Besides Kitna, another prospect, Baldwin has produced the All-American quarterback in Zak Hill, as he got top-five at the NCAA Division II level.

In 2003, Baldwin later engaged in Eastern Washington as offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach. 

During his tenure, he coached the 2005 Walter Payton Award winner, quarterback Erik Meyer. 

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Head Coach, Beau Baldwin

After years of being an assistant coach, Beau Baldwin finally starred as the head coach in 2007. 

Central Washington

Apparently, Baldwin coached just for a year at the Wildcats, where he maintained a 10–3 record.

Altogether, he led the team to the 2007 NCAA Division II playoffs and successfully defended Division II National Champion Grand Valley State.

During his supervision, the Wildcats averaged 31.4 points per game with 263.5 passing. 

Eastern Washington

A year later, he started coaching at Eastern Washington and led them with 6–5 overall and 5–3 in the Big Sky Conference during his first year.

Following it, he led the team to the FCS Playoffs and the NCAA Division I Football Championship.

Later, Baldwin made the best year in 2010 for the team, where he led them to the school’s first national championship in football.

By then, he contributed to the team in winning two Big Sky Conference titles. At the same time, Baldwin claimed the Big Sky Conference Coach of the Year.

Later, his team defeated FBS #25 Oregon State, which imprinted them as the FBS opponent in college football history.


After eight years of journey with Eastern Washington, Baldwin started to work for California as the offensive coordinator.

During the first year, Baldwin led the team for the Pac-12 Conference.

Cal Poly

After three years with the team, Baldwin became Cal Poly’s head coach on December 10, 2019

He was formally introduced as the new head coach at a press conference inside the Recreation Center’s Multi-Activity Center by Cal Poly President Jeffrey Armstrong and Athletic Director Don Oberhelman.

beau baldwin for Caly Poly
Beau Baldwin appointed as head coach for Cal Poly by President Jeffrey Armstrong and Don Oberhelman.

During the tenure with Cal, Baldwin led Cal to win 20 of 38 games with appearances in the 2018 Cheez-It Bowl and the 2019 Redbox Bowl.

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Beau Baldwin | Achievements

Baldwin has paved the way for many growing players for the path to NFL. To date, Baldwin depicts a .806 percentage in conference games only, which he collected in tenure of nine years. 

Furthermore, his collegiate career resume includes two national championships, ten conference championships, and 12 postseason appearances.

Not to mention, he is a huge contributor to high academic development. Baldwin has a 58-14 record in Big Sky Conference games and 85-32 overall as a head coach. 

  • Big Sky Coach of the Year in both 2012 and 2013
  • NCAA Division I (2010)
  • 5 Big Sky (2010, 2012–2014 & 2016)

Beau Baldwin | Net Worth 

Although Beau Baldwin hasn’t stated and exposed his net worth, however, he is expected to have over $5 million.

At present, he enjoys an annual income of $650,000 with a $250,000 base salary.

Likewise, he also receives $320,000 as a talent fee for appearances at booster gatherings, media events, and related functions and $80,000 as a retention bonus.

Moreover, as in previous contracts, Beau received many performance bonuses, including $2,000 for winning the Big Sky Conference championship and $4,000 for winning an FCS semifinal game.

Likewise, he also received $2,000 for each win in the first three rounds of the Football Championship Subdivision playoffs and $10,000 for winning the FCS title.

Beau Baldwin | Personal Life & Wife

All in all, Baldwin is a private guy who keeps everything away from the limelight.

Apparently, he has done it with his personal details, whether it be about him or his family. Therefore, we have no details regarding his family life and stuff.

Well, Baldwin is married to Nicole Baldwin. As of today, they share two daughters, Mia Jenae Baldwin and Macie Patricia Baldwin. 

Apparently, you can capture the ute family moments through Baldwin’s Twitter account or some games. Indeed, his family has been his biggest supporter, and he is quite a family guy. 

To get in personal touch with Baldwin, you can check out his Twitter handle. To illustrate, it goes by his real name Beau Baldwin (@CoachBBaldwin), with 11.7k followers. 

Having said this, Baldwin doesn’t seem to be on Instagram. 

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Some FAQs:

What is Beau Baldwin doing now?

 Beau Baldwin is currently the head football coach at California Polytechnic State University

Is Beau Baldwin leaving the Eastern Washington Eagles rumors true?

Yes, Beau Baldwin is leaving as the Eastern Washington University Eagles to become the new Offensive Coordinator at California Polytechnic University

How much was Beau Baldwin EWU contract worth?

According to sources, Beau Baldwin EWU contract was worth $212K per year.

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