Our Team

Lesley Rathbun

FNP, CNM
Owner/Director

Lesley Rathbun is dual certified as a  Family Nurse Practitioner and Certified Nurse Midwife. She is the owner and director of Charleston Birth Place…

Judy Osborne

 CNM, MSN
Staff Midwife

Judy Osborne has been a Certified Nurse Midwife for 15 years. Nursing experience includes Intensive Care Unit, Emergency Department, Nursery, Postpartum, and Labor and Delivery…

Ashley Marshall

CNM, MSN
Staff Midwife

Ashley Marshall’s journey to midwifery began with the births of her own children who were all born into the hands of midwives…

Jennifer Hirchert

MSN, CNM
Staff Midwife

Jennifer started her career as a labor and delivery nurse at MUSC in 2008, and joined the CBP family as a birth assistant the following year…

Erin Stein

MSN, CNM, WHNP
Staff Midwife

I have been working with mothers and babies for more than a decade in many different capacities, which ultimately led to my working here at the Charleston Birth Place as a Certified Nurse Midwife/Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner…

Samantha Mahon

NRP, CD, PES

Sam received her degree in Emergency Medicine from Trident Technical College and became a paramedic for Charleston County EMS in 2006…

Ivy Parrish

BSN, RN

As a teenager, Ivy Parrish was able to witness a friend give birth.  From this first witness of the miracle of birth, Ivy’s love for pregnancy, childbirth and growing families developed…

Norva S. Andrews Decoteau

RN, BSc, LNM, CLNC

I have worked at Charleston Birth Place for more than seven years as a birth assistant and post-partum home visit nurse…

Mary Combs

Front Office

Mary manages front desk responsibilities. She also manages our Babies and Bellies Boutique…

Susan Rodriguez

Front Office

Bio coming soon…