Margie has been a practicing midwife since 1997. She received her Bachelors Degree in Nursing from The University of Phoenix, and completed her Masters in Nursing and Midwifery at UCLA. She loves working with women throughout their lifespan, and holds a special interest in adolescents. Since the loss of her sister Mary Pettys on Flight 3407 in Buffalo, February, 2009, Margie has been instrumental in lobbying Congress for airline safety legislation. In her spare time she loves to design and sew clothing and spend as much time with her granddaughter as she can.