Our Founders

A tag team birther workers and postpartum specialists bound in sisterhood to support the many transitions of parenthood. 

 
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Kimberly Durdin IBCLC, Doula & Senior Student Midwife

Kimberly Durdin is a Los Angeles based Lactation consultant (IBCLC), Student Midwife, Childbirth Educator and Doula. As a mother of six and grandmother of three, Kimberly credits her children as her greatest teachers.

Over the last 26 years, Kimberly has interwoven her life with the lives of thousands of families throughout New York City, Washington DC Metro Area & Los Angeles. Be it through her work of providing lactation care, postpartum support, groups, counseling, childbirth education, labor support or through her work mentoring current and future birthworkers, her dedication has allowed her to fully enjoy the fruits of her labor in the faces of the communities served

Facilitators 

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Allegra Hill LM, CPM, Doula/Monitrice & IBCLC

Allegra Hill is a forever Los Angelino currently living in Culver city with her husband Gerry and daughter Dorothy.  She serves families as a home birth midwife, Doula/monitrice, lactation consultant, group leader and placenta encapsulator.  Allegra attended the National Midwifery Institute where she graduated and completed her licensure in 2014.  

She has extensive knowledge and training in nonviolent communication, conflict resolution and early child development.

It is her honor to support families as they make, grow, birth and nourish their children with confidence and support. 

 

Luree Nicholson

Luree Nicholson, CCHt, MH, Is a Medical hypnotherapist specializing in fertility, pregnancy, childbirth and post-partum. She has has guided births in both home and hospital for over 20 years. Luree is the creator of the “Birth Hypnosis Method” considered by most OBs, midwives, nurses and Doulas to be the most effective hypnosis for birth program in the LA area.

Khefri Riley

Khefri Riley CLEC, CPYT, CD is a  Women’s Mysteries Mentor, Birth, Baby, Prenatal Yoga Specialist and Ordained Minister. She delights in sharing her 16 years of experience as a women’s yoga teacher, certified prenatal kundalini yoga teacher, certified lactation educator counselor, certified birth and postpartum doula, certified kids yoga teacher, infant care specialist and childbirth educator.

Dancing Moon

Dancing Moon is a wife and mother of two who has loved to dance since she was a toddler. She supports moms primarily during the endless years postpartum with holistic life coaching, dance, and vaginal steam services. She is honored to meet you exactly where you are on your parenting journey.