Natalie Rose Baldwin


Wayfinder Beer

Natalie Rose Baldwin (she/her), brewmaster at lager-focused brewery Wayfinder Beer in Portland, Oregon, worked as a research and development brewer at Breakside Brewery from 2017 to 2023, and has been brewing since 2014. Natalie’s brewing interests vary with a predominant focus on esoteric lagers and specialty beers using seasonal flowers, tea, spices, and fruit. Natalie has won several medals at the Great American Beer Festival® (GABF) and is also a professional judge at GABF and the World Beer Cup® (WBC). She works with the Oregon Brewers Guild Diversity and Equity Committee, is a Pink Boots Portland Chapter co-leader, and was the recipient of a Pink Boots scholarship in 2018. Outside of work, she enjoys traveling, backpacking, baking, and frolicking in fields of flowers with her dog Beef.