Marcia "Marcie" Nelson has been the fearless director of Nacogdoches Women's Services since 2017. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Texas Woman's University and a Master of Science from Stony Brook University. She became a certified nurse-midwife after completing a postgraduate program at Baylor College of Medicine. Marcie began her certified nurse-midwife journey in 1986, after serving as a registered nurse for six years. In the years since, she’s worked with several practices and has taught in various universities.
Fun Fact: Marcie is a Native Texan and an 8th generation Daughters of the Republic of Texas (DRT)
To schedule an appointment with Marcie call (936) 305-5277.
Master of Science (MS), Stony Brook University, New York, NY, 1996
Certified Nurse-Midwife (CNM), Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, 1985
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN), Texas Woman’s University, Denton/Houston, TX, 1980
Director, Nacogdoches Women's Services, Nacogdoches, TX, 2017-Present
Private Practice, Lavender & Lace Birth and Women's Health Services, Nacogdoches, TX, 2012-2017
Faculty, Stephen F. Austin State University School of Nursing, Nacogdoches, TX, 1989-1990, 2012-2017
Heartbeat Pregnancy Center, Nacogdoches, TX, 2011-2013
Birth & Women's Center, Dallas, TX, 2011-2012
Clinic Director, University of Texas Medical Branch, 1991-2011, Retired
University of Texas Health Science Center, 1990-1991
Certified Nurse-Midwife, Maternal Child Specialist, University of Texas Medical Branch, 1986-1989
Staff Nurse, Jefferson Davis Hospital, 1983-1986
RN, Staff Nurse, The Methodist Hospital, Houston, TX 1980-1984