Chanel Blanchard is a Certified Nurse Midwife and Advanced Practicing Registered Nurse, specializing in natural childbirth and gynecologic care for women of all ages. Chanel is dedicated to providing evidence based and holistic care for women throughout their prenatal and postnatal period. She is passionate about empowering women to make informed decision about their health through support and client education. Chanel’s favorite things about being a CNM, APRN is helping women become mothers and partnering with them to meet their health goals, for now and the future.
Chanel’s path to midwifery began with a women’s health rotation in Panama during her undergraduate studies. As an RN, she has worked in labor and delivery and High Risk Antepartum/Postpartum. As a midwife, she has done international work in Haiti and worked in a private practice prior to joining the Breath of Life family.
Chanel is originally from Ocala, Fl. She has called the Tampa Bay area home since 2010. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing at the University of South Florida and her Master of Science in Midwifery at Frontier Nursing university.
When Chanel is not working, she is spending time with her loving husband Miles and two fur babies Sia Katherine and Quebert (“Que”) Allen. She enjoys working out, the outdoors, traveling, and a double shot of expresso.