AAM MEMBERSHIP MEETINGS
Held on the first Monday of every month from 10:30am until about noon with activities such as pot luck lunch, chart review, and speakers following. Meetings are open to the public and locations vary each month. Check the calendar to see details about location and activities.
AAM STUDENT SECTION MEETINGS
Held on the 3rd Monday of every month from 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm at various locations around the Phoenix metro area. You do not have to be a member to attend meetings; all midwifery students and those investigating a career in midwifery may attend.
AAM BOARD MEETINGS
Held at least quarterly and more often as needed. Board meetings are open to the public and the will include a space for public comment. Check the calendar for details about date and location.
AAM COMMITTEE MEETINGS
Committees form as needed to complete specific tasks of the orgnaization. Each member is asked to participate in at least one active committee. Current committees, a short desctiption, and committee chairpersons are listed below. Some committees have regular meeting dates and others meet as needed. Please check the calendar for committee meeting times and contact the chairperson directly for more information.
Legal (Wendi Cleckner firstname.lastname@example.org) - Manages all legal aspects of of AAM including communication with attorney, providing interpretation of statue and law to AAM members, interfacing with regulating bodies on behalf of AZ LMs, monitoring and acting on legislation as needed.
Sunrise (Sarah Butterfly email@example.com) - Subset of the Legal committee, deals with implementing the Sunrise process to allow AZ LMs to legally purchase, carry and administer medications.
Fundraising - (Robin Sharples-Ray firstname.lastname@example.org) In charge of raising funds for AAM when funds beyond membership dues are needed.
Hospitality - AAM member's go to when they are in need of support from the group.
Conference - (Wendi Cleckner email@example.com) - Organizes yearly state fall conference.
Public Relations (PR) - In charge of commincating on behalf of AAM to the media and public at large about current issues in AZ midwifery.
Peer Review - Routine peer review held every other month or more often as needed.
Mediation - For mediation of conflict within the group, concerns about member or leadership conduct.
Committee of Directors (Wendi Cleckner firstname.lastname@example.org) - Formed by the AAM board of directors.