Yenniffer was born in Colombia and raised in NYC. She received her BS in Sociology from CUNY Hunter college and MS in Midwifery from SUNY Downstate Medical Center. Before joining the Midwives of New Jersey Yenniffer was a Midwife at North Central Bronx Hospital for 3 years.
Yenniffer believes all birthing people deserve to have a respectful birth whether they choose to birth at home, birth center or hospital. She believes everyone deserves a dignified birth and that is where her passion to become a midwife grew.
Yenniffer’s daughter was born with the Midwives of NJ. She loved the care she received during her pregnancy and birth that she felt inspired to join us.
Yenniffer lives with her husband and daughter. On her free time she enjoys spending time with her family exploring the outdoors. She is the happiest by the sea.