JM Birth Consultants offers professional training in family centered maternity care and labor support to nurses, midwives, doulas, therapists, and health care professionals.
Marilyn Hildreth, (Co-Founder , CEO) RN, IBCLC, ICCE, LCCE, CD(ICEA/ DONA), IPD, IAT Marilyn's professional background includes over 35 years of experience in Maternal Child Health Nursing, including supervisory, flight, and staff nursing. She has also been a certified childbirth educator for 30 years, doula trainer for 10 years, and serves as an instructor for various ICEA Workshops. She consults with local and international hospitals wanting to implement the CIMS Mother Friendly Childbirth Initiative into their practice.
Jeanette Schwartz, (Co-Founder) RNC, MA, ICCE, ICD, IPD, IAT With over 30 years of extensive experience, Jeanette is the clinical director of a maternity care center recognized for one of the highest patient satisfaction scores in the nation (Picker Survey) and one of the highest nurse engagement scores in the world (Gallop Survey). She is the recipient of the March of Dimes 2010 Nurse of the Year Award and has served as a staff nurse, prenatal educator, and doula.
Michele Peterson (Program Coordinator) Michele has a background in sales and marketing at a regional theater in Washington, DC.