AOMBT Trustees

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Kelly Gascoigne, RM

Position: Chair of the Trust
Organization: Community Midwives of Brantford
Committees: Member Services Committee (ex-officio), Governance Committee (ex-officio), Finance & Audit Committee (ex-officio)

Kelly was born and raised in Thunder Bay, Ontario. Her first degree was in Biology at Queen's University in Kingston with an exchange to the University of Edinburgh in Scotland where she studied Ecology. Kelly then went into the Midwifery Education Program at McMaster University. She was in the Graduating Class of 2002. Kelly then joined the Community Midwives of Brantford in 2002 and has loved working in Brantford since.

Kelly joined the Trust in 2010 as one of the AOM Board appointed Trustees.  She was pleased to be subsequently elected to the Trust.  She continues to sit on the Trust and greatly enjoys the work of facilitating a strong benefits program for the midwifery community.  She held the position of Vice-Chair/Chair-Elect of the Trust as of June 2015, and stepped into the Chair role in April 2017.

Andrea Mills, RM

Position: Finance & Audit Committee Chair, Trustee
Organization: Barrie Midwives
Committees: Finance & Audit Committee

Andrea Mills is currently practicing with Barrie Midwives. She was first elected as a Trustee in 2012, and has served as the Chair of the Finance & Audit Committee since 2014. She has a Bachelor of Commerce from the University of Toronto and worked in that field for 20 years, including as a Manager of Benefits and Pension for a major corporation, and numerous accounting roles. She chose midwifery as a second career, and began practicing in 2011.

Madeleine Clin, RM

Position: Member Services Committee Chair, Trustee
Organization: Countryside Midwifery
Committees: Member Services Committee

Madeleine practices out of the Countryside Midwifery Services in Milverton and has worked on many AOM committees, including CPD committee, and the negotiations committee, the Rural/Remote working group, and has also been on the Board of Directors in the role of Western Regional Rep and Secretary.

Jane Erdman, RM

Position: Governance Committee Chair, Trustee
Organization: Womancare Midwives
Committees: Governance Committee

Jane graduated from Conestoga College’s nursing program in 1977. She brings with her 17 years’ experience as a critical care nurse, specializing in cardiovascular nursing. Jane obtained a B.Sc. in Biology in 1989 followed by a B.H.Sc. in Midwifery from Ryerson. She has been a preceptor for the Midwifery Education Programme since 1998. Jane currently practices with the Womancare Midwives in London. She was one of the 9 original AOMBT Trustees, and has also served as the Treasurer on the AOM Board (2006 – 2011). She is currently a Treasurer and Board member of CAM and has been a member of the AOM Audit committee since 2009.

Courtney Graham, RM

Position: Trustee
Organization: Kensington Midwives
Committees: Finance & Audit Committee

Courtney is thrilled to be joining the AOMBT as a trustee. Prior to becoming a midwife, Courtney completed a degree in Women’s Studies and Development Studies at Queen’s University. Courtney was drawn to midwifery by her desire to work with women in a positive and empowering health-based context. Since working as a midwife, Courtney has worked in urban and remote regions in Canada and is looking forward to expanding her contribution to midwifery by working with the AOMBT.

Otis Kryzanauskas, RM

Position: Trustee
Organization: Community Midwives of Hamilton
Committees: Governance Committee

Otis is a full time midwife currently practicing at Community Midwives of Hamilton. He brings with him a strong aptitude toward financial management skills, including investments, tax savings, loan management and repayment, along with a desire to find new ways to keep midwives informed about benefits and financial education.

Kim Alderdice, RM

Position: Trustee
Organization: Midwives Nottawasaga
Committee: Member Services Committee

Prior to midwifery, Kim pursued a commerce degree from the University of Guelph with an eye on the corporate world. While in school, she founded a private swim school with a focus on one-to-one teaching, and realized her passion for supporting families in smaller communities. Her childhood dream of delivering babies then re-emerged and she was accepted into McMaster's Midwifery Program. After graduation, she worked in Mississauga before heading north to Simcoe County in 2016. Kim loves tax time, budgeting, and finances. When she's not on call, she enjoys reading, bike riding, and camping with friends and family. Kim looks forward to serving her midwifery colleagues in this capacity.

Susie Martin, RM

Position: Trustee
Organization: The Hamilton Midwives
Committee: Finance & Audit Committee

Susie graduated from the University of Nottingham, UK in 2001. She holds both a Diploma and an Honours Degree in Midwifery, and completed Ryerson University’s International Midwifery Pre-registration Program. After practising in England for 18 months, Susie moved back to Canada and worked in the Windsor, Ontario community for four years. She joined The Hamilton Midwives in 2008 where she continues to work, and takes an active role in partnership business. Susie is currently studying for an MBA at the DeGroote School of Business (McMaster University) and her learning enhances her practice on the leadership and administrative side of midwifery. Susie is pleased to support her colleagues by participating in the AOM Benefits Trust.

Anne Wilson, RM

Position: AOM Board-Appointed Trustee
Organization: Burlington & Area Midwives
Committee: Member Services Committee

Anne Wilson has been a midwife in Ontario since 2000. She was educated in Nursing and Midwifery both at McMaster University and in the UK. She has also been involved for most of her career in political efforts to grow the Midwifery profession, so that all women can have the choice of Midwifery care for themselves and their families. She is a past President of the Canadian Association of Midwives. She has two grown children and currently shares her home with a lively (and somewhat crazy) young English Bull Terrier named Penny and her superior elderly companion, an orange Tabby named Oscar.

Kelly Stadelbauer, RN, BScN, MBA

Position: Executive Director
Organization: Association of Ontario Midwives
Committees: Governance Committee