Shari Long Romero, DNP, CNM, Clinical Director
Shari Long Romero, DNP, CNM, is excited to join the Denver Center for Birth and Wellness to offer nursing and midwifery experience spanning over two decades. Spending many years in the hospital setting allowed Shari the opportunity to gain a valuable knowledge base and skill set while awakening a passion to empower women in the birth center environment. She believes that a true partnership built on trust and holistic approaches between women and their midwife leads to the best outcomes and transformational experiences for a lifetime of care.
Shari holds a Master of Science in Nursing from Case Western Reserve University and completed her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Frontier Nursing University. Her exemplary clinical scholarship was recently recognized by the Institute of Health for her quality improvement project which focused on improving transfers from Birth Centers to hospital settings.
Shari's nursing background also includes specialties in vascular access, medical case management and forensic nursing. Shari has four children and three wonderful grandchildren. She and her husband, Thor, also enjoy spending time with their furry babies, going to movies and the theater, exercising and meal planning together, and are enthusiastic Broncos fan holding season tickets.