Our Team

Meet our team of trained and experienced childbirth educators, doulas, and lactation professionals. Click on any name to view a member's profile.

Karina M.

Karina founded BMD out of her passion for supporting families. She believes that all families deserve to feel empowered through encouragement, compassion, and respect.

In addition to managing BMD, she is engaged in community organizations, including her role as a local Leader for La Leche League International and serving on the board of Mothers and Babies Perinatal Network.

Karina holds the following certifications: Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula from Doula Trainings International, Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED from the American Red Cross, Certified Lactation Counselor (CLC) from the Academy of Lactation Policy and Practice, and Safe Sleep Ambassador through Cribs for Kids. Karina is completing a Childbirth Educator training through Childbirth International, and was previously trained and certified as a Bradley Method of Natural Childbirth instructor through The American Academy of Husband-Coached Childbirth.

Nicole D.

Nicole is a Birth and Postpartum Doula who uses her diverse training and expertise to help expectant parents prepare for childbirth and early parenthood.

She believes in the beauty and joy of birth, and is enthusiastic about supporting parents so that they may also have empowering experiences. This belief fueled her business, Doula on the Delaware.

Nicole has completed the Birth + Postpartum Maternal Support Practitioner training from BeboMia, as well as the Gena Kirby Rebozo Novice Training. In addition, she holds a certification as a Dancing For Birth™ instructor, and a certification in Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED from the American Red Cross.

Katie F.

Katie is a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist, Registered Dental Hygienist, and Orofacial Myofunctional Therapist who has extensive experience assisting mothers and babies with breastfeeding, especially pre and post laser frenectomies.

She believes that all families should have equal opportunity and resources to be able to successfully achieve their breastfeeding goals.

Katie holds a certification as a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist with Lactation Education Resources, as well as a certification as a Orofacial Myofunctional Therapist through the American Academy of Orofacial Myofunctional Therapy. Katie is completing a Full Spectrum Doula training through BeboMia.

Kit D.

Kit is a CBWS Trained Babywearing Educator and Consultant who strives to match parents and caregivers with the carriers and techniques they need to meet their family's needs.

She believes that babywearing can be an important tool - the grease that helps the whole parenting machine run smoothly.

Kit has completed training through the Center for Babywearing Studies, and also holds a certification in Adult and Pediatric First Aid/CPR/AED from the American Red Cross.

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