Experience & Qualifications

  • International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC), Registered Lactation Consultant (RLC) IBCLC# L-20795

  • BS in Foods and Nutrition from Radford University

Volunteer

  • Vice President of the Lactation Consultants Association of Greater Washington

  • Loudoun Abused Women’s Shelter (LAWS) & Loudoun Citizens for Social Justice (LCSJ)

    • Co-facilitator for the STARS program parent’s support group

Speaking Engagements

  • “Ankyloglossia Discussion: Oral Assessment Skills, Building Your Multidisciplinary Team, and Reflux vs Aerophagia” at Lactation Consultants Association of Greater Washington. Washington DC, 2018.

  • “Supporting Sexual Assault Survivors in the Postpartum Period” Lactation Consultants in Private Practice Workshop. Philadelphia, 2019.

  • “Building Your Multidisciplinary Team” Lactation Consultants in Private Practice Workshop. Philadelphia, 2019.

Professional Affiliations:

  • United States Lactation Consultants Association (USLCA)

  • Lactation Consultant Association of Greater Washington (LCAGW)

  • International Consortium of Oral Ankylofrenula Professionals (ICAP)

  • Loudoun Breastfeeding Coalition

Continuing Education:

  • International Consortium of Oral Ankylofrenula Professionals (ICAP) in Toronto, 2018

  • Lactation Consultants in Private Practice (LCinPP) in Philadelphia, 2013, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018

  • Gold Lactation Conference online 2013, 2014, 2015

  • 30 hour Domestic Violence Training 2018

  • The Oral Habilitation Masterclass of the Breastfeeding Dyad 2018

  • Intuitive Mentorship 2019

  • Year 1 Foundations Course in Clinical Herbalism, Sacred Plant Traditions. March-November 2019