Tonya Floria LM, CPM

Current Roles: Adjunct Faculty, Midwifery Department


  • 2007-2010- Certificate of Midwifery, Bastyr University
  • 2007- Seattle Midwifery School Birth Doula Training, Extension Education Program
  • 2007-Midwifery Prerequisites, North Seattle Community College, Seattle, WA
  • 2005- First Responder and EMT Certificate Training Program, North Seattle Community College
  • 2002- General Studies, William Rainey Harper College, IL
  • 2000-2001- General Studies/Running Start, Skagit Valley College, WA

Past Experience

  • 2010-February 2016- Licensed Midwife, CPM, Eastside Midwives, Kirkland, WA
  • 2010-2016 -Active Preceptor Bastyr University Department of Midwifery
  • 2012-2015- Designed and taught Emergency Birth Skills Workshop at Puget Sound Birth Center
  • 2014- MAWS Conference Planning Committee
  • 2009-2010- Student Midwife, Seattle Home Maternity, Seattle, WA
  • 2008-2009- Student Midwife- Lake Washington Midwives, Kirkland, WA
  • 2006- EMT State of Washington and employed by Trimed Ambulance, Kent, WA


Teaching excellence in midwifery knowledge and practice, mothering, hiking, rock climbing, dance, snowboarding, Lithuanian cultural preservation, event planning and volunteer work.


By developing relationships with the students I teach I am able to appreciate how fully a student really understands the material and how to provide the essential skills they are learning to ensure they are second nature in practice. 

Tonya Floria LM, CPM

Tonya Floria LM, CPM
School of Natural Health Arts & Sciences
Department of Midwifery