Marion McCartney has served on the Frontier Nursing University Board of Directors since 2002 and currently serves as Secretary.  She is a certified nurse-midwife and a leader in the nurse-midwifery field.She has served as the Director of Professional Services at the American College of Nurse-Midwives, has had 24 years of clinical experience as a nurse-midwife in private practice, and has served as the President of the American Association of Birth Centers. Ms McCartney has been clinical faculty to midwifery, medical and nursing students and has been a speaker at national meetings on primary health care for childbearing families. She is a co-author of the book, “The Midwife’s Guide to Pregnancy and Childbirth.”