12 May Meet the team – Dr. Elle
Meet Dr. Elle, one of The Baby Academy’s Certified Midwives and Childbirth Class Instructors
Dr. Elle is an American Midwifery Certification Board (AMCB) Certified Midwife, Lieutenant Colonel in the United States Army, and a busy mom of 3 children! She began her midwifery education in 2011 at Philadelphia University and later obtained her Doctor in Midwifery from Thomas Jefferson University. She is a fellow of the American College of Nurse-Midwives (ACNM) and committed to reducing racial and ethnic healthcare disparities among women. Elle is an advocate for midwives and women at the national and local levels with ACNM. She is passionate about lowering the infant and maternal mortality & morbidity rate through community engagement, education, and advocacy to empower women and their families and facilitate informed decisions about their care.