Accreditation Specialists

The role of the Accreditation Specialist is to collect data and verify the birth center’s Self-Evaluation Report. The Site Visitor’s reports are sent to the Commissioner’s Decision Panel for review.

CABC Accreditation Specialists have extensive training by CABC and work as a team to ensure consistency and breadth of perspective:

  • Debra Alessandro, RNC
  • Maribeth Diver, CNM
  • Kaye Kanne, CDM, CPM
  • Gazelle Lange, CNM

Additional Accreditation Specialists may be occasionally added for a particular site visit as needed for various reasons.