Leah Starr, CNM, MSN

Leah Starr is a Certified Nurse-Midwife and joined Maitri Health Care for Women in November of 2013.  Leah provides obstetric and gynecologic care to Maitri patients  Previously, Leah worked as a Registered Nurse at the Fletcher Allen Birthing Center for 6 years after moving from her native Colorado.  A passionate advocate for families and women, Leah has also worked in postpartum, newborn nursery and medical surgical nursing.  Prior to becoming a CNM, she worked at a birth center and in home settings as a Certified Professional Midwife and Doula.  Leah and her husband Jason live in Colchester with Sam, their 2 yr old son.

Leah is seeing gynecology and obstetrical appointments 3 days a week in our clinic and is one of our delivering providers taking call at Fletcher Allen Hospital.

Education:

  • Graduate of Maternidad La Luz, an MEAC accredited Midwifery School
  • Associate Degree in Nursing, Trinidad State Junior College 2005
  • Master Degree of Science Nurse-Midwifery, Frontier Nursing University 2013
  • Certified by American Nurse Midwifery Certification Board 2013