Amy Barrett has been a Registered Nurse for 20 years.  She is originally from Midland, NC which is located in Cabarrus County, NC.  Her family has lived down east in Beaufort County for 4 years.  Amy has worked in the hospital setting as a post-partum nurse, nursery nurse, mother/baby care, and progressive level of nursery care.  Amy loved maternity care as soon as she had a clinical rotation in the maternity unit during nursing school. She was very fortunate to be one of three nursing school graduates offered a job on the maternity unit at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte, NC upon graduating from Presbyterian Hospital School of Nursing.   Amy has also worked for other area hospitals and has assisted with triaging after hours call for the Breastfeeding Helpline phone service.  Amy is married and has two daughters who enjoy working with livestock and participating in livestock shows. When she is not busy working with mothers and babies she is often busy working with the animals!