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Meet Our Midwives

Susan A. DeJoy, CNM, PhD, FACNM, Chief Midwifery & Community Health

Interests: Birth outcomes, limiting genital tract trauma with vaginal delivery, policy development to promote optimal maternity outcomes


Theresa Marie Coley-Kouadio, CNM, MSN

Interests: adolescent contraception and gynecology



Carley A. Detterman, CNM, MSN


Interests: breastfeeding support; family planning; preserving normal birth; and working with Springfield's diverse population




Anissa Dickerson, CNM, MSN


Interests: health promotion and education for women and their families


Anastasia M. Hallisey, CNM, MSN

Interests: Pelvic Pain and Sexual Health

Donna Jackson-Köhlin, CNM, MSN


Interests: correctional health; addictions; international maternal-child health; and colposcopy



Susan (Sukey) A. Krause, CNM, MSN   

Director, Baystate Midwifery Education Program


Interests: colposcopy; management of abnormal pap smears; and hydrotherapy for birth, midwifery education.


Jain A. Lattes, CNM, MSN


Interests:promoting normal physiologic birth



Laura Motyl, CNM, MSN


Interests: providing women with a holistic birthing experience; and supporting and treating women dealing with postpartum depression and anxiety.



Audrey G. Psaltis, CNM, MSN


Interests: family planning, caring for families of childbearing age in our community



Tonja M. Santos, CNM, MSN, Assistant Director, Midwifery and Community Health


Interests:statistics; practice management; and working with diverse patient populations, immigrant communities, and survivors of interpersonal violence

Christine S. Sevigny, CNM, MSN


Interests: health education and promotion of healthy lifestyles, teen wellness with an emphasis on contraceptive care, and prevention and management of postpartum depression



Tara Starling, CNM, MSN


Interests:ob/gyn care of refugee women and teens, and yoga (certified prenatal yoga teacher)


Sarah Todd, CNM


Interests: health promotion and family planning