The Birthwise Staff

Heidi Fillmore, Executive director, Academic Director

Heidi is the founder of Birthwise Midwifery School and serves as the overall director and director of the midwifery program.



 Jacqueline Lamberto, Clinical Director

Jackie oversees the clinical training of our students.




Elizabeth McKinnon, Financial Aid Officer, International Student Advisor

Elizabeth counsels students about and administers all financial aid programs that our students are eligible for. She also assists international students in the process of obtaining and maintaining student visas.




Melissa Mayo, Office Manager, Registrar

Melissa manages the business side of Birthwise and serves as Registrar.


Yvette McDonnell, Program Coordinator

Yvette handles aspects of student affairs:  admissions, answering questions regarding the Birthwise Midwifery program, the free tutoring program and the lunch and learn brown bag lunch series. Yvette can be reached at: or 207.647.5968.