Jennifer graduated with a Bachelors of Science in Maternal-Child Health with a focus on Lactation Consulting. She has been working with families as a doula and childbirth educator and breastfeeding counselor for over ten years. Jennifer is a International Board Certified Lactation Consultant a Birthing From Within mentor, doula, and licensed massage therapist. In 2016 she created Thrive Lactation Consulting at The Women’s Clinic to offer patients comprehensive care after the birth of their babies.
Education and support during the childbearing years are Jennifer’s passions. Her goal as an educator is to help families discover their unique path through pregnancy, birth and parenting, and support them with compassion on their journey. As a lactation consultant she recognizes the individual needs and goals of families and strives to support and empower them as they learn to care for and feed their children. Jennifer acknowledges both the complexity and simplicity of parenthood which is equal parts worry, wonder, joy and uncertainty. She want her patients to feel that they always have someone in their corner cheering them on!
In her free time Jennifer serves on the board of the Northern Colorado Breastfeeding Coalition, Bike Fort Collins and enjoys biking and spending time with her children enjoying the Colorado sunshine!
“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched – they must be felt with the heart.” Helen Keller
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