Board members are appointed by the Governor for three-year terms. The five members of the board include two certified professional midwives who are licensed and in good standing, one certified nurse midwife who is licensed and in good standing, one physician with experience in maternity care who is licensed and in good standing, and one public member who has received midwifery care in an out-of-hospital setting. No member may serve more than three consecutive full terms.
Current Board Members
Debbie Pease, Public Member, Centerville, SD - President
Susan Rooks, CNM, Oral, SD - Vice President
Autumn Cavender-Wilson, CPM, Granite Falls, MN - Secretary
Jackie Lopez, CPM, Gillette, WY