Raised in Ventura, CA, Mr. Baldwin earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in History from Sonoma State University. He began his teaching career as a European History teacher at Calabasas High School. Moving to Westlake High School, Mr. Baldwin taught AP United States History for seven years, and was the History department chair.
In 2007, he earned his Masters of Education in Educational Administration and Administrative Services credential from California State University, Northridge. He has served as a teacher, department chair, secondary RTI leader, Assistant Principal, and now Principal in his 12 year career.
Mr. Baldwin, along with his wife Risela, and daughters Isabella and Siena, reside in San Francisco. In his spare time, he enjoys cycling, water sports, hiking, golfing, reading, and enjoying the beautiful Bay area with his family.
Mr. Baldwin is very fortunate to be working with such an extremely talented staff at Novato High School, and looks forward to enhancing this great educational community while working toward producing 21st Century learners in this ever-changing global community.