April Greene, DNP, CNM is a board Certified Nurse Midwife. She graduated with her Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Kentucky. She graduated summa cum laude from Lees McRae College in Banner Elk with her undergraduate degree in nursing science. She was inducted into Alpha Chi, Sigma Theta Tau International, and other Honor Societies.
April studied midwifery and obtained her Master’s Degree in science at Frontier Nursing University in Hyden, Kentucky. Prior joining Harmony, she worked for 15 years as a labor and delivery nurse at Watauga Medical Center. April is delighted to be a part of Harmony and honored to serve the women and families of Watauga and surrounding countries.
Carrington Pertalion, CNM is a Certified Nurse Midwife, Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner. She graduated from Frontier School of Midwifery & Family Nursing in 2002. A board certified member of the American College of Nurse Midwives, she has been practicing in Boone since 2002 and joined Harmony in May 2009.
Carrington is thrilled to be providing nurse midwifery services at Watauga Medical Center and ARMA and applauds these organizations for recognizing the need for nurse midwives to offer full-service care to our families in the High Country.
Heather Jordan, CNM is a 2002 graduate of East Carolina University School of Nursing in Greenville, NC with a Masters of Science in Nursing with a concentration in Nurse Midwifery. Her undergraduate degrees include Bachelor of Science in Nursing from University of Washington and Bachelor of Arts in Cultural Anthropology from Davidson College.
She is board certified in American Midwifery Certification Board and American College of Nurse Midwives.
Nancy Griffith, FNP, CNM is a family nurse practitioner and a certified nurse midwife. She has lived in the mountains of Avery County since 1993 and enjoys providing healthcare to families in our community. Nancy has a diploma in nursing from Mercy School of Nursing in Charlotte, a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from UNC Charlotte, a Master’s Degree in Nursing from UNC Chapel Hill and a Post-Master’s Certificate in midwifery from Frontier School of Midwifery and Family Nursing.
She is married to Reo Griffith and they have two children Abigail and Robert Benjamin.