Undergraduate Degree: University of Texas at Austin, 2008
Professional Organizations: American College of Nurse Midwives
Licensure & Certification: Certified Nurse Midwife – American Midwifery Certification Board, Family Nurse Practitioner – American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Licensed Certified Nurse Midwife, Advanced Practice Nurse – Illinois, Licensed Certified Nurse Midwife, Advanced Practice Nurse — Tennessee, AHA Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Healthcare Providers, AAP Newborn Resuscitation Program Provider, Certified Centering Pregnancy provider, DEA License
Meet Lacie D. Schultz, MSN, FNP
Education & Experience
Lacie Schultz grew up in San Antonio, TX, and attended the University of Texas at Austin where she received a Bachelor of Science in Communication Studies. She then completed her Masters of Nursing at Vanderbilt University with specialties in Nurse Midwifery and Family practice.
She is board certified by both the American Midwifery Certification Board as a Nurse midwife and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners as a Family nurse practitioner.
Since graduating in 2012, Lacie has enjoyed working at two community health centers, most recently in Chicago at Lawndale Christian Health Center. There she cared for patients in both outpatient and hospital settings. She's passionate about patient education and healthcare justice for the underserved. Lacie had a leadership position coordinating provision of primary care in local homeless shelters in Chicago.
Lacie is happy to be back to the warmer climate and friendly faces of the south. She is excited to provide women's health services at WHS including annual exams, routine obstetric care, contraception including IUDs and Nexplanon placement, STI screening, and address other episodic issues.
In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors, traveling, reading, and playing with her two dogs.
Professional Involvement & Certifications
Ms. Schultz holds many licensures and certifications, including:
- Certified Nurse Midwife – American Midwifery Certification Board
- Family Nurse Practitioner – American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
- Licensed Certified Nurse Midwife, Advanced Practice Nurse – Illinois
- Licensed Certified Nurse Midwife, Advanced Practice Nurse — Tennessee
- AHA Basic & Advanced Cardiac Life Support for Healthcare Providers
- AAP Newborn Resuscitation Program Provider
- Certified Centering Pregnancy provider
- DEA License
Ms. Schultz has been a member of the American College of Nurse Midwives, a professional association that standard for excellence in midwifery education and practice, since 2011.
Ms. Schultz believes in uplifting communities and helping those who need it, which is why she has dedicated herself to a variety of volunteer work.
She has gone on service trips to provide medical, public health, and health consulting services in the U.S and abroad, mentored at-risk adolescents, served as a health educator and health fair coordinator, and supported newly-settled refugee families as they adjust to life in the U.S.
Before coming to Women’s Health Specialists, Ms. Schultz partnered with the City of Chicago to help plan and provide COVID-19 relief, primary care, and temporary housing for individuals experiencing homelessness.