Meet the Team

Alexandra Deas, Clinical Manager, Bethlehem

Alex graduated midwifery in 2004 and prior to that had a background in general nursing. 

She has worked in both primary and secondary care and as an LMC.  She set up the antenatal education programme for BBC and taught the first year of classes. 

Her philosophy centres on education and empowerment of women and whanau, as well as strengthening the community supports and networks for new mothers.


Bonni Higham, Administrator, Bethlehem 

Bonni moved to NZ with her family in 2006 from South Africa and to Bay of Plenty in 2019.

She has a National Certificate in Medical Administration and has worked in the Health & Disability Sector.

When you arrive at reception whether you are here for the birth of your baby, a visitor or attending a clinic, you are guaranteed to be greeted with a friendly smile.