California Nurse-Midwives Association


The California Nurse Midwife Association (CNMA) is the professional organization representing Certified Nurse-Midwives and Certified Midwives in the state of California. We are an affiliate of The American College of Nurse-Midwives


CNMA advocates for the people we serve, our communities and the midwifery profession. We aim to increase access to midwifery care, improve maternal-child health care outcomes with a specific focus on reducing racism-based disparities, and to advance sexual and reproductive healthcare in California. 


CNMA provides our members with continuing education, timley resources and community with other midwives.   


Current Leadership

Board of Directors

Health Policy Committee

Reproductive Justice - Antiracism Committee 

Learn more about our organizational structure