Jaclyn Ann Mahoney holds a Certificate in Nonprofit Management from University of Oregon and works as Executive Director for Daisy C.H.A.I.N. Creating Healthy Alliances In New-Mothering. She is a published author in the history of maternity care and an accomplished public health researcher. Jaclyn received her MA in American Studies, is a DONA trained postpartum doula and adores her beautiful daughters who inspire all the good work that she does.
Jennie Hawthorn Mayes is the proud mother of four young children. She is a DONA trained postpartum doula, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and has been providing free breastfeeding support in Lane County since 2009. Jennie's MA degree in Applied Women's Studies emphasized Activism and Nonprofit Organizations. When not supporting new-families, she enjoys archery, kayaking, volunteering as a Librarian and hanging out with her kids near the beautiful McKenzie River.
Lillian Shoupe is a DONA certified postpartum doula whose goal is to help blossoming families have the rich 4th trimester they want & deserve. An active and dedicated community volunteer, she also teaches classes in hypnosis-based childbirth education, infant massage, and prenatal/postpartum yoga. She’s also a proud Mother of two and blissed out Granny to one
Kelani Larsen is a Musician, Educator and Mother. She has studied music at LCC and is a founding member of the band “The Ovulators”, who won Eugene Weekly’s “Best Local Rock Band” of 2005 and starred in two runs of the rock musical “Hedwig and the Angry Inch”. Kelani has also gained a knowledge of basic sign language through working with children with disabilities in the 4J school district and collected a large repertoire of circle time songs. Drawing on her passions and experiences, Kelani developed Baby Pop Music, an interactive singing and signing playgroup for babies and their caretakers.