our doulas

Our doulas work in teams of two, so you can feel confident that you always have trusted support available to you whenever you need it. Every Doulas of Bellingham birth professional is trained through the certifying organization, Prodoula. This standardization ensures the consistency of quality care and promotes our core values of non-judgmental and unbiased support. 

Christi Banks

Owner

Labor Doula, Postpartum Doula, Placenta Services, Childbirth Education, Aromatherapy

Christi has been in Bellingham for 20 years and is a wife, bonus mom of two teenagers, and mom to one spirited 6 year old. Christi is currently a Certified Labor Doula, and Pre-Certified Postpartum Doula through ProDoula. Additional training and certified specialties include: Childbirth Educator, Certified Aromatherapist, Placenta Encapsulation Specialist, Rebozo Specialist, Malaysian Belly Binding Specialist, Healthcare Provider CPR and AED certified. Learn more about her in this interview.

Molly Seimears

Owner

Labor Doula, Postpartum Doula, Placenta Services, Childbirth Education

Molly is a farm gal born and raised in Bellingham. She lives on her family’s homestead with her husband and 2 children.  She is a Certified Labor doula, and Childbirth Educator. Molly is additionally a pre-certified Postpartum Doula and Postpartum Placenta Specialist through ProDoula. She has additional training and experience in rebozo techniques, obstetrical TENS Unit use, and Spinning Babies techniques. She holds current Infant & Adult CPR and AED certifications. Learn more about her in this interview.

Emilie Jenkins

Affiliated Doula

Labor Doula, Postpartum Doula, Childbirth Education

Emilie is a beekeeper-baker-cellist living with her husband and two rambunctious boys.  In her off time she enjoys reading, sipping tea,  and tending her urban homestead. She holds a BA in English Literature, is certified as a Labor Doula, and Childbirth Educator, and is a pre-certified Postpartum Doula. She is certified in CPR/First Aide and is proficient in ASL.  A native of Montana, she is at home in the mountains, but is in love with the sea and hopes to call Bellingham home for many years to come. Learn more about her in this interview. 

Kristina McMurtrey

Affiliated Doula

Labor Doula, Postpartum Doula, Placenta Services

Kristina moved to Bellingham to attend Western Washington University after growing up in Spokane, Washington. She is the mother of a spunky 1 year old. Kristina is a Labor Doula and pre-certified Postpartum Doula and Postpartum Placenta Specialist through ProDoula. She is CPR/First Aid/AED certified for both infants and adults. Learn more about her in this interview.

 

Savannah Young

Affiliated Doula

Labor Doula

Savannah was raised in Skagit county. After some moving around the country with her husband, they landed back in Washington and now call Whatcom county their home. She is the mother of 3 little kids, one of which has had special needs prior to birth. Savannah is a trained Labor Doula and is also pre-certified as a Labor Doula through ProDoula for additional training . She is CPR/First Aid certified for both infants and adults and has experience working with high risk families and birth trauma. Learn more about her in this interview.