Our Team

Our Team

Learn more about our trusted staff, what they do, and their passion for helping women in Northern Colorado here. We want to highlight their achievements and passion, as well as welcome you to our practice with peace of mind about who is helping you. Our focus is to build relationships with our patients and get a sense of them as a whole person, not just a patient. We understand every woman is a valued individual and honor your humanity. We are committed to communication, diversity, value, and respect. Learn more about our staff below and contact us with any questions as needed!

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Jessica Gefre, MSN, CNM

A Colorado native, Jessica began her career in nursing after graduating with her Associates of Nursing degree from Front Range Community College in 2003. Drawn to the care of laboring mothers from the very beginning, Jessica worked for 15 years as a Labor & Delivery Nurse in the Birthing Center at Poudre Valley Hospital, during which time she earned her Bachelor’s of Nursing degree from the University of Northern Colorado in 2013, and her Masters of Nursing degree as a Certified Nurse Midwife from Colorado University in 2018.

Jessica is truly passionate about women’s health and strives to create supportive and inclusive relationships with her patients, ultimately empowering them to take ownership of their health and healthcare. Jessica regards Midwifery as not only a profession, but as her true calling and life’s work. When not at work, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband and watching her 4 daughters play volleyball and barrel race, as well as, fishing, kickboxing, and gardening.


Amanda (Mandy) Tanner, CNM

Mandy was born and raised in Colorado. Her love of pregnancy and delivery started at a young age, helping her dad who is a large animal veterinarian bring 4 legged babies into the world!

Her career in medicine started when she joined the United States Air Force, Wyoming Air National Guard and flew as a flight medic for 6 years. She quickly recognized her passion for Women's Health and Labor & Delivery and pursued a career in Nursing. She went on to get her Associate's Degree in Nursing from Laramie County Community College in Cheyenne, WY in 2008; and then her Bachelors Degree from Grand Canyon University in 2013. After separating from the Air Force in 2011, she accompanied her husband at multiple duty stations all over the world. Finally, coming home to CO in 2015. After nearly 13 years as a labor and delivery nurse, she graduated from Frontier Nursing University in September of 2021 with her Masters of Nursing Degree as a Certified Nurse Midwife.

Mandy is passionate about not only providing the necessary medical care for her patients; but also building relationships with the families she cares for. Her fascination with all things Women's Health are what motivates her to provide the best possible care for each woman she cares for.

In her downtime, Mandy loves spending time with her family and their pets. She loves reading, camping, fishing, crafting, and paddle boarding.