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The Council

Council of Licensed Midwifery

The Council of Licensed Midwifery is an advisory council to the Department of Health made up of nine members - four of the members are licensed midwives, one member is a certified nurse-midwife, one member is an obstetrician certified by the American Board of Obstetrics and Gynecology, one member is a pediatrician certified by the American Board of Pediatrics, one member is a family physician certified by the American Board of Family Practice, and one member (consumer member) is a resident of the state who has never been a licensed midwife and who has no financial interest in the practice of midwifery or in any health care facility, agency, or insurer.

Licensed Midwife Members

Melissa Conord-Morrow, LM, RN, Chair
Term:   03/06/15 to 03/05/19

Susan "Robyn" Mattox, LM, Vice Chair
Term:  03/20/15 to 03/19/19

Charlie Young, LM
Term:  03/04/15 to 03/03/17

Tania Mondesir, RN, LM
Term:  03/20/15 to 03/19/17

Pediatrician Member
Robert Pearson-Martinez, MD
Term:  03/13/15 to 03/12/17

Obstetrician Member
David S. Stewart, MD
Term:  03/13/15 to 03/12/19

Family Practice Physician
Dana Barnes, MD
Term:  03/20/15 to 03/19/19

Certified Nurse Midwife Member

Consumer Member
Kathy Bradley
Term: 02/13/14 to 10/31/17

 All correspondence and inquiries should be directed to the:

Council of Licensed Midwifery
4052 Bald Cypress Way, Bin #C06
Tallahassee, FL 32399-3256

Council Staff

Kama Monroe, Executive Director
Responsibilities: budget, legislation, and policy

Carol Taylor, Program Operations Administrator
Responsibilities: agenda and meeting preparation, staff supervision, and policy

Vacant, Regulatory Specialist III, responsible for application processing and general questions regarding licensure requirements