Contact Us:

39F72F69-CD92-4769-8FF4-80368CBD201C_webNYSALM Phone: 518-852-7965
Email: newyorkmidwives@gmail.com

Executive Officers and Regional Representatives to the NYSALM Board of Directors:

President: Karen Jefferson, midwife@classicsoul.com (Brooklyn, NY; 2015-2017)
Vice President: Sascha James Conterelli, saschacnm@gmail.com (NYC Region: Brooklyn, NY; 2017-2019)
Treasurer: Pat Burkhardt, pb8@nyu.edu (NYC Region: Brooklyn, NY; 2017-2019)
Secretary: Mimi Niles, paulomi.niles@gmail.com (NYC Region; Brooklyn, NY; 2017-2019)

Northeast Region Reps:

Rep: Claudia Gersten, cgersten212@aol.com (Queensbury, NY; 2015-2017)
Alternate: K. Michelle Doyle, kdoyle1@nycap.rr.com (Troy, NY; 2015-2017)

Hudson Valley Reps:

Rep: Susanrachel “Birdie” Condon, susanrachelcondon@gmail.com (Gardiner, NY; 2015-2017)
Alternate: Alice Gilgoff, alicegilgoff@gmail.com (Rosendale, NY; 2015-2017)

New York City Reps:

Rep: Trinisha Williams, trinishaw@gmail.com (NYC Region, Brooklyn, NY; 2017-2019)
Alternate: Carol Bues, carolbues@gmail.com (NYC Region: NY, NY; 2017-2019)
Alternate: Vacant seat! Contact Karen at midwife@classicsoul.com if you are interested.

Midstate Reps:

Rep: Julie Carlson, juliemidwife@gmail.com (Midstate Region: Hamilton, NY; 2017-2019)
Alternate: Linda Lovig, lindalovig@yahoo.com (Midstate Region: Rochester, NY; 2017-2019)

Western Reps:

Rep: Sharon Nisengard, snisengard@gmail.com (Western Region: Buffalo, NY; 2015-2017)
Alternate: Caitlin LeGros, caitlinphillipslegros@gmail.com (Western Region: Rochester, NY; 2017-2019)

Long Island Reps:

Rep: Ann Visser, amvcnm@gmail.com (Long Island Region: Smithtown, NY; 2012-2014; 2015-2017)
Alternate: Eva Falkner, eva.biondi@gmail.com (Long Island Region: Yaphank, NY; 2016-2018)

Student Representatives:

Rep: Maria Luisa Mendoza, drinspiration@hotmail.com (Philadelphia University, 2016-2018)

NYSALM members serving as representatives to other organizations:

Alice Gilgoff to the NY Statewide Breastfeeding Coalition (www.nysbreastfeeding.org)
Sascha Conterelli to the NY State Perinatal Association (NYSPA) (www.nysperinatal.org)

NYSALM Lobbyist:

Greenberg Traurig, 54 State St, Albany NY (www.gtlaw.com)
A list of former board members can be accessed here.