Chelsea M. Baldwin
Director of the Academic Success Program
Assistant Professor in Residence
Areas of expertise:
Family Law, Professional Licensure
Professor Chelsea Baldwin joined the Academic Success Program at Boyd in May, 2017. Professor Baldwin is licensed to practice law in both Oklahoma and Texas. Her law practice experience includes basic family law, guardianship, SSDI, and §1983 litigation. In addition to law practice and academic success experience, Professor Baldwin has training as a mental health professional eligible to seek licensure to work as a therapist.
Professor Baldwin received her B.A. from Southwestern University in Communication Studies, her J.D. from Oklahoma City University School of Law. While helping law students meet their potential through the Academic Success program at OCU, Professor Baldwin went back to school and obtained a Master’s of Education with honors in Applied Behavioral Studies with a Certificate in Professional Counseling.
While working in Academic Success, Professor Baldwin has presented to other Academic Success Professionals at numerous conferences on varied subjects including "Intervention for At-risk Students" and "Teaching Note-Taking to Students," among others. Serving as both a private attorney and in law school administration, Professor Baldwin is well versed in many of the challenges that await Boyd students in the practice of law.