Amy Jessee is a postpartum & infant care doula serving Greater Cincinnati. We’re so excited to have her on our team. Today, we get to know her a little better.
How long have you lived in the Cincinnati area?
I was born in Florida but have lived in Middletown just north of Cincinnati my whole life.
What do you love about living in Cincinnati?
I love being close to all of my family here. There are so many things to do and see in just a short drive from home!
What's your favorite place to eat in Cincinnati?
Goldstar or Skyline?
Goldstar is the best but I'll take Skyline any day as well!
UC or XU?
My sister is an XU alum. Go Musketeers!
What does your ideal Saturday look like?
I really love the zoo with my kiddos. In reality my Saturday is usually spent at the baseball or soccer field cheering on one my favorite players or at a hot air balloon event.
If you could go anywhere in the world, where would you go?
My most favorite place to be is Disney World!
What did you want to be when you grew up?
I wanted to be an art teacher but eventually ended up with a degree in interior architecture. I'm still trying to decide!
Why did you become a doula?
I have a passion for helping. I love to be a sounding board and support for parents whether they are experiencing pregnancy and postpartum for the first time or the fifth.
Ten Interesting Facts About Emily
I was born in Key West, Florida.
I lived in a teepee in Idaho for about a year when I was small.
I have four children.
My family is a hot air balloon team (my husband is a pilot).
I love Disney.
I have a bachelor's degree in interior architecture.
About half of my career has been spent as a graphic designer.
The other half of my career I provided childcare in my home.
I have two sisters and a brother.
I enjoy making things and being creative.