Board of Directors and Volunteers

Our Volunteer Board of Directors:

SHAUNACY KING

PRESIDENT

Shaunacy King is a certified birth and postpartum doula. She is the Director and lead trainer at Doula Training Canada. She came into doula work through her academic studies in social policy and women’s studies. She is currently working on development projects related to doula work across Canada.


Gillian Cullen

GILLIAN CULLEN

VICE PRESIDENT

Though she began her career as a high end doula supporting Toronto’selite, Gillian Cullen is no stranger to the other side of Toronto life. Raised in Toronto’s northwest…


NORAH LYNN PADDOCK

GOVERNMENT & STAKEHOLDER RELATIONS

A mother of two young children, Norah Lynn understands the wide range of emotions that can emerge during the transition to parenthood. From excitement and anticipation, to trepidation and fear, to exhilaration and joy – the feelings that we encounter during

 


VERA KEVIC

TREASURER

Vera is co-owner of Doulas on Bikes, a business she runs with her sister Mira in Toronto, Canada. She is a Certified Labour Doula (CAPPA), Postpartum Doula, Lactation Educator, Placenta Encapsulator and Hypno-Birthing Professional.


HEATHER DOLIMONT

MARKETING & PR DIRECTOR

Heather was called to birth support work after her second baby was born and she discovered that with the help of the right kind of healthcare support team, and those who sought to help her realize her own potential during both birth and postpartum, that a woman can do absolutely incredible things….


SAVANNAH ARNOLD

MEMBERSHIP DIRECTOR

COMING SOON


KIMBERLEY HEALEY-FERNANDEZ

DIRECTOR OF CERTIFICATION AND ACCREDITATION

Kimberley is a CAPPA Certified Labour and Postpartum Doula and Childbirth Educator and a published author. She currently teaches prenatal classes at St Michael’s hospital and is a CAPPA Faculty member facilitating Doula trainings all over Canada…


NADINE ROSS

RECORDING SECRETARY

Nadine is a certified Birth and Postpartum Doula with Doula Training Canada, as well as a certified Dancing for Birth Instructor and proud member of Evidence Based Birth. After fifteen years working in childcare, and her experience raising her own four daughters, she decided to bring her passion and knowledge…


STEPHANIE ALOUCHE

DIRECTOR OF COMMUNICATION

Stephanie has provided both birth and postpartum Doula support to growing families in and around the GTA since 1996. She provides breastfeeding support to new families in their homes and enjoys her parenting mentor program, helping families…