Rachel Mueller is a DONA Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula, as well as a Monitrice, Lay Midwife and Certified Lactation Counselor. She is currently in training with NARM to become a Certified Practical Midwife. Inspired by the holistic approach to maternal care, she founded her company, N.E.A.R. To You Midwifery & Doula Services ltd, that services all of Northeastern Ohio where she guides women in a compassionate and holistic approach to all aspects of their childbearing cycle including: prenatal education, continuous labor and delivery support, and postpartum care. Rachel became an Evidence Based Birth® Instructor in the Spring of 2017 after completing advanced training offered by Evidence Based Birth® on how to help families get evidence based care. She has worked to foster a environment of teamwork and continuity of care with professionals in her area. Rachel is held in high regard in her community as an educator, doula, and leader.