Board Members

President

Ginger Breedlove
PhD, CNM, FACNM

Immediate Past President of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, Founder and Principal Consultant of Grow Midwives, Researcher, Activist, Mom & Grandmother maternitycaremarch@gmail.com

Vice-President

Neel Shah
MD, MPP, FACOG

Father, Obstetrician/Gynecologist
Harvard Professor
Founder of Costs of Care

Secretary

Lesley Rathbun
MSN, FNP, CNM

Owner/Director Charleston Birth Place
Past President AABC 2011 – 2017
Maternity Care Advocate
Mother and Grandmother
lesley@charlestonbirthplace.com

Member

Ebony Marcelle, MSN, CNM

Director of Midwifery, Community of Hope Family Health & Birth Center, Washington DC
Save the Children’s Real Award recipient, Advocate for improving infant mortality amongst African Americans

Member

Dawn Thompson

Healthy Birth Warrior
President/Founder, ImprovingBirth.org, Inc.
Dawn.thompson@improvingbirth.org

Counsel

Joseph Booth, Atty.

Legal Counsel & other support
Vice Chair, ABA Family Law Section, Publications Board   

Project Manager

Lewis Booth

Policy Director

Yuliya Labko, CNM