Meet the Team

Sarah Pike, Clinical Manager, Bethlehem

Sarah Pike is Bethlehem Birthing Centre’s Clinical Manager. Sarah comes to the role as a midwife with over 22 years clinical experience, and a background of general nursing.

Sarah strives to ensure a great service for birthing mums and their babies. She is passionate about keeping abreast of current changes within midwifery, to ensure the service continually improves.

She aims to facilitate the highest quality of safe care, with the women and their families, together with the midwives, at the heart of the decision making.

Sarah previously worked at a birthing centre in the UK for 15 years, and more recently ran a midwifery practice in the Eastern Bay of Plenty. She is passionate about ensuring women and their families feel empowered to make informed choices around their birth experiences and their baby.

Karen Garner, Administrator, Bethlehem 

Karen brings a wealth of experience as a professional administrator having worked in a variety of sectors, most recently over 15 years in financial services but also legal, retail administration and a not-for-profit sporting association. 

She believes it is important to work in place where you align with the company values and Birthing Centre has a wonderful community ethos with values such as compassion, respect, enthusiasm, diversity, integrity and trust.

Karen provides administration support to the centre and the wonderful midwife team that provide such an important service to mums, babies and their families.