Meet your doulas
Our Expert Staff
At Welcome Baby Care, we approach our work with head, hand and heart – bringing the knowledge to optimize health, the willingness to pitch in where needed, and the sensitivity to assess and anticipate your family’s personal needs.
Every member of our staff benefits from an extensive program of ongoing education – blending traditional wisdom with the latest medical developments. Our caregivers have a wealth of information on everything from nutrition to CPR to mood disorders. With Welcome Baby Care you’ll feel competent and confident, equipped with the knowledge you’ll need to start down a path of better parenting.
Tory, CPD, Director Support for all Minnesota families bringing babies home is the vision Tory sets out to achieve with Welcome Baby Care. Her wealth of experience working with multiples and breastfeeding moms allows her to build a community of doulas who express their unique passion in caring for new families. “Families bringing home a new baby are creating a new chapter in their lives. It is my passion to help guide them through the process.”
Lisa, CD; LCCE; CLC; Education Coordinator Lisa hold a BA in Psychology with a focus on child development and behavior therapy. She is a DONA certified birth doula and a Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator. She has two girls, born in 2001 and 2003. “I love to read and exercise and I love history and politics. Helping new mothers learn about their bodies and their babies is my passion!”
Amanda, LPN; CPD; Lactation Specialist Amanda brings compassion and a depth of knowledge to caregiving for families. She has over 10 years of childcare experience and specializes in breastfeeding education. She is also a pediatric, labor and delivery, and postpartum nurse. “I take immense pleasure in sharing my knowledge with new families, and watching their confidence flourish as they grow together.”
Here’s a quick snapshot of the kind of people you’ll work with:
“My clients tell me they love my honesty,and the way I listen to them. They also like my snacks, and meal ideas.”
“My mission is to assist parents in having the postpartum experience they desire and deserve.”
“I am an organized, reliable person. You can count on me to get things done. I am very attentive to detail.”
“I seem to understand others intuitively. I love that I easily connect with others. I have expertise in caring for the wholeness of an individual and family.”
“By meeting the mother’s needs, she is more confident and able to meet the needs of her family.”
“The expertise I have to offer our client is my many years as a postpartum and newborn nursery nurse; teaching moms and helping them bond through successful breastfeeding.