Pam Dyer Stewart--LUNA MIDWIFERY, Milbridge
Pam became interested in birth after the birth of her first child at home in Dorchester, Mass. in1981. When she moved to Down East Maine in 1982, she helped at the homebirth of a friend, and immediately realized that midwifery was her calling. For the next four years, she apprenticed with homebirth midwives in her area. In 1987, she began attending births independently. Over the years, the mothers she has served have been her primary teachers. She became a CPM in 1996. In 2002, she and midwife, Suzanne Brown, established a partnership and Luna Midwifery was born. Their office is located at 51 Main Street in Milbridge. Pam has been a member of the state-wide association Midwives of Maine since 1986 and served as its chair from 1996 to 1998. She is a member of the following professional organizations: Midwives Alliance of North America (MANA), National Association of CPMs (NACPM) and Maine Association of CPMs (MACPM). She served as the New England Representative to MANA from 2004 to 2010 and continues to volunteer her services on various committees and projects for MANA. She and her husband live in Harrington where they have a small homestead. They have four adult homeborn children. Besides gardening, she enjoys spinning, knitting, sewing and is happily learning to weave.