Division of Membership and Publications
To provide overall direction for ACNM membership and publications functions including membership recruitment and retention; evaluation of membership programs; recruitment, retention, and supportive advancement of persons of diverse ethnic and cultural backgrounds to and within the profession of midwifery; promotion and support of midwifery efforts to reduce inequities and disparities in maternal child health; development of professional clinical documents and position statements; planning and development of content for books and other information resources; recruitment and retention of students and new midwives; promotion of student priorities and concerns; and development of information for students and new midwives to support professional development.
Committees within Division of Membership and Publications
Clinical Standards and Documents, Chair: Ruth Zielinski, PhD, CNM, FACNM
Diversity and Inclusion, Chair: Angelita Nixon, MSN, CNM, LLC
Membership and Marketing Committee, Chair: Angie Chisholm, CNM
Midwives of Color Committee, Chair: Patricia Loftman, MS, CNM, LM, FACNM
Publications Committee, Chair: Robyn Schafer, MSN, EdM, CNM, RN, IBCLC
Students and New Midwives Committee, Co-Chairs: Yuliya Labko, MSN, CNM & Heather Findletar Hines, DNP, CNM, FACNM
Division Meetings: Meetings for the Division of Membership and Publications are held quarterly via web conferencing and annually in person at the ACNM Annual Meeting.
Chair: Carrie Neerland, PhD, CNM, FACNM