Andrew Baird was hired as the Multimedia and Video Coordinator In August 2017.
Before coming to Cal Poly, from 2015-17 he worked in the Creative Services Department of KSBY-TV, producing commercials and station promos, where he won a Bronze Addy award in the category of Best Local Television Self-Promotion Campaign in the Local American Advertising Awards, and Winner of Best News Promo for "KSBY Blind News Auditions" from the Associated Press Television and Radio Association Awards.
From 2015-17 Baird was hired on as an independent contractor for Cal Poly Athletics, he was the Director of the Livestream and Videoboard operations for various sports.
Andrew is a 2014 graduate of Humboldt State University with a bachelor's degree in Film. His short student film "Forge" won the Audience Award for Best Documentary in the 2014 Humboldt International Film Festival, and the Rosebud Award for Best Documentary in the CSU Media Arts Festival 2015.
Originally from Dana Point, Calif., Andrew now lives in Atascadero.