Our Team

Certified Nurse-Midwives

Certified nurse-midwives are registered nurses who have completed an advanced educational program in midwifery accredited by the American College of Nurse Midwives (ACNM).

Meet our certified nurse-midwives:

Joanne Hasman
CNM - Senior Midwife

Learn why Joanne knows in her heart that she was called to be a midwife.

Meet Joanne

Cindy Sexton

From her first time on the labor and delivery unit, Cindy found her life’s calling.

Meet Cindy

Melissa Youssi

Melissa always had a drive to change the world and to empower women.

Meet Melissa

Kathleen McClelland

Kathleen's experience with the birth of her first son led her to her current career.

Meet Kathleen

Cassandra Burrell

Cassandra's unique inspiration from her father's veterinary practice led her to midwifery.

Meet Cassandra

Genee Lassalle-Lister

Being in a birth center is where Genee feels her heart truly lives.

Meet Genee

Rachel Clark

Birth Assistants

All of our birth assistants are:

  • registered nurses who are licensed in the State of Maryland
  • on-call for labor support, birth assistance, and home visits
  • committed to helping you have the birth experience you’ve always wanted

Our team of talented and caring nurses includes:  Breda Pixley, RN, Director of Nursing; Kendall Parsons, RN; Heather Karp, RN; Elizabeth Edelen, RN; Silvia Freyre, RN; Kathleen Hannon, RN; Marie Vagnoni, RN; Tenay Lee, RN; Kristine Jones-Beatty, RN; Erin Millow-Levitt, RN; Allie Rockwell, RN; Sarah Sauder, RN

Breda Pixley
RN – Director of Nursing

Breda loves working with pregnant and laboring women and greeting newborn babies.

Meet Breda

Lactation Consultants

Our lactation consultants:

Meet our lactation consultants:

Flossie Rollhauser

“I just have a passion for helping mothers breastfeed successfully.”

Meet Flossie

Leah Mason-Virgin

"I am so blessed to be here to provide lactation help."

Meet Leah


Ann Sober
RN BSN, Director

As a nurse, then administrator, Ann became a pioneer in the birth center movement.

Meet Ann

Tammi Burk
LPN, Office & Billing Manager
Lauren McClain
Director of Patient Education

Offering helpful resources as you prepare for a big event.

Meet Lauren