EDUCATION:

Seattle Midwifery School, Seattle, Washington,
1983 Diploma of Midwifery
Centralia Community College, Centralia, Washington,
1977 Associates in Science, Practical Nursing Program
Onalaska High School, Onalaska, Washington,
1975 High School Diploma

PROFESSIONAL LICENSING:

Licensed Midwife, 1983, State of Washington
Licensed Practical Nurse, 1977, State of Washington

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATIONS:

Professional Midwives Affiliation, member
Midwives Association of Washington State, Past Regional Director
Midwives Alliance of North America
North America Registry of Midwives
International Childbirth Education Association
Lewis County Chamber of Commerce, past member
Zonta of Lewis County, past member
Lewis County Family Planning, Advisory Board, past member
Lewis County Public Schools, Professional Guest Speaker
Lewis County Fire Districts, Continuing Education Instructor

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE:

• Involved in over 4000 births!!
• Founder and Sole Practitioner, Midwifery Services, 1983 to present
• St. Jude Hospital, St. Lucia, West Indies, 1982-1984
• Morton General Hospital, Licensed Practical Nurse, 1982-1984
• Providence Hospital Centralia, Licensed Practical Nurse, 1977-1982
• Other Experience:
  o 1999, spent three weeks in Western Samoa delivering babies
  o 2000, spent 4 weeks in Cooper Cannon Mexico, working in an orphanage
  o 2009, spent 4 weeks in South Africa delivering babies in a Government Hospital

PUBLICATIONS and AWARDS:

2009 "Woman of Wisdom" award for over 25 years of midwifery practice
"Families Beginning Together" birth with Licensed Midwife 45 minutes, 
published in 1990. Over 1000 sold.

HOBBIES

Sewing: I have four machines, now teaching my grand daughters
Making soy wax candles
Making glycerin soap
Making jewelry with my Mom and grand daughters

All of these homemade items are now for sale at my new 
gift shop, Butterfly Wishes!

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808 State Route 508
Chehalis, WA 98532
Phone: (360) 262-9044
Fax: (360) 262-3989






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