Curriculum Vitae

Certifications and Licensures

ICEA Approved Trainer
Registered Nurse Licensure
Lactation Specialist Certificate – Evergreen Hospital
ICEA Certified Doula
ICEA Certified Childbirth Educator

2011
2005
2001
1997
1993

TEACHING EXPERIENCE

National Taipei University of Health Sciences, Taipei, Taiwan
Co-instructor of Childbirth Education Workshop for Midwifery Students

International Childbirth Education Association Conference
Breakout session on “Family Centered Maternity Care”

ICEA Childbirth and Doula Certification Workshops
Two day workshops in Wyoming, Colorado, Idaho, Alaska, and Hawaii

Child Development Class, Powell High School
Developed a three week program including material on pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and breastfeeding.

Homeschooling mom
Coordinated curriculum and taught six children ages preschool through high school.

2013

 

 

2013

 

 

2012-2015

 

 

2011-present

RELATED EXPERIENCE

ICEA Doula Program Revision
Revised and updated the doula program curriculum for ICEA.
Supervised the launch of the ICEA Online Doula Program in 2013.

Doula Work
Providing physical, emotional, and informational support for pregnant women and their families in the Big Horn Basin

Lactation Specialist
Provided breastfeeding support for women at Powell Valley Healthcare.

Child Development Class, Powell High School
Developed a three week program including material on pregnancy, birth, postpartum, and breastfeeding.

Doula Work
Worked as an independent contractor with Dr. Robert Ellis providing physical, emotional, and informational support for pregnant women and their families in the northwest Wyoming

Childbirth Educator
Taught out-of-hospital childbirth education classes to couples in the Denver, CO area

2012

 

 

2009 – present

 

 

2001-2002

 

 

1997-2001

 

 

1993-1997

PUBLICATIONS AND PAPERS

“New Focus on Family-Centered Maternity Care.”
Published in the International Journal of Childbirth Education

2012

PROFESSIONAL MEMBERSHIPS

Member of the International Childbirth Education Association
Secretary of the ICEA Board of Directors
Doula Program Chair for ICEA
Board of Trustees for Powell Valley Healthcare, Powell, Wyoming

since 1991
2013 – 2015
since 2012
since 2013