Liz is the owner/manager of Otero Birth. She is a happily married mother of 6 children, worked as a licensed vocational nurse in the hospital setting for 14 years prior to becoming a midwife, is a birth doula, a licensed midwife in the state of New Mexico and Texas, and a Certified Professional Midwife through the North American Registry of Midwives (NARM)

Liz has a calm manner and deep trust in birth that brings peace and comfort to her clients during pregnancy and childbirth. She has a listening ear and a gift for helping women and their partners deal with fears and any past negative childbirth experiences, to prepare them to receive their next labor and birth with trust, peace, and joy.  She is warm and approachable and helps people feel safe and at ease around her. She feels blessed to provide services and support surrounding pregnancy and childbirth in all settings.


Why Choose Liz as Your Midwife?

Have your birth center in the comfort of your own home. Liz brings expertise, equipment and personnel you'd expect at a birthing center or modern birthing location to your home birth. She limits the number of clients she takes on to provide a higher quality of care to you. Liz would love to speak with you about how she can help bring your birth experience to you.

  • Experienced childbirth care

  • Varied offerings for prenatal care

  • Free classes and support groups at our office

  • Alternative to OBGYN care

  • Personal, private care with no wait time

  • Pampered prenatal care with all of the extras included

  • Affordable pricing and payment plans

  • Vaginal birth after cesarean (VBAC)

  • Waterbirth option




We Have Recently Relocated to Roswell, New Mexico and are looking for doulas, childbirth educators, birth photographers, massage therapists, and other birth professionals to join our team.  If you are interested in learning more, please message Liz at