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Jordan Babineaux, MBA

Senior Advisor for Partnership Engagement
Executive in Residence, MBA in Sport and Entertainment Management
Adjunct, MBA in Sport and Entertainment Management


Jordan Babineaux transitioned from nearly a decade playing in the NFL to become a sports broadcaster, entrepreneur, business leader, and international bestselling author of Pivot to Win: Make the Big Plays in Life, Sports & Business. Jordan helps teams, athletes, and business professionals navigate their pivots. Jordan is a Leadership Executive MBA graduate from Seattle University and holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Mass Communication from Southern Arkansas University. Signed to the NFL as an undrafted free agent in 2004, Babineaux worked his way up to starting as a defensive back for the Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans, appearing in over 140 career games, including Super Bowl 40. Jordan believes giving back to the community is one of the most important things he can do in life. He and his brother Jonathan Babineaux, former defensive tackle for the Atlanta Falcons, contribute their philanthropic efforts to their hometown of Port Arthur, Texas, and the Seattle and Atlanta communities. Today, Jordan provides commentary and analysis for the Seahawks gameday radio and TV broadcasts and offers keynotes and leadership training at Pivot to Win, Inc.

Teaching Areas

  • Sports Management
  • Professional Development