After her firstborn was delivered by an unplanned cesarean section a spark ignited within Bethel to educate women on their options and ensure that they have the knowledge to make the best decisions for themselves and their baby. Bethel is a VBAC mom, birthing at a birth center and at home.
Bethel began her apprenticeship in 1995 and was first licensed in 1999. Bethel has practiced midwifery in Alaska, Arizona, Texas, Haiti, and Oregon. With each new place she has journeyed to, her love and passion for midwifery has only grown.
Bethel is a Certified Direct Entry Midwife as well as a Certified Professional Midwife under the Bridge Program.
Bethel has been married to Kennon for over 30 years and together they have 14 children, by birth and by adoption.
Please welcome Julisa to the Haven Birth Team! She will be answering phones, assisting with client administrative needs and will be the welcoming voice on the phones during clinic hours.
What Our Clients Are Saying:
“Having you for midwives has been a divine intervention in
our lives. You are some of the most caring and loving
people we have ever met. This entire journey has been
wonderful and we thank you for always being there to help
us! This birth was perfect and there is no one I could
trust more.” Mariann