Lea Ann has served her local birthing community in San Antonio, Texas since 1999. Lea Ann is a mother, grandmother, nutrition enthusiast, foodie, educator, doula, researcher, advocate, coach and empowerment builder. She is a resource. Lea Ann was one of the first group of pioneer birth doulas in San Antonio in 1999. She currently is a Certified Breastfeeding Specialist, Certified Lamaze Childbirth Instructor, Natural Breastfeeding Educator and has completed postpartum doula training with Newborn Mothers Collective. Lea Ann works within the hospital system supporting high risk mothers and newborns with their first skin to skin and breastfeeding experience and currently teaches childbirth and breastfeeding classes within the hospital system. Lea Ann became an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor in 2017 after completing an advanced training through Evidence Based Birth®. Lea Ann continues to build relationships within the international birthing community.