Emily Johnson

EMILY JOHNSON

certified CHILDBIRTH EDUCATor | certified BIRTH Doula | certified Postpartum DOULA | Postpartum Placenta Specialist

Emily has over 7 years experience supporting families throughout their birth and parenting journeys.

Her continuing education includes:

  • Breastfeeding Basics
  • Rebozo Uses for the Childbearing Year
  • Hypno-Doula Training

Emily and her husband, Jay have been married for 5.5 years. They welcomed their first daughter, June, at home in December 2013, and their second, Magnolia, in October of 2015. They’re also parents to an eight-year-old Cocker Spaniel/Terrier mix named Ollie and a two-year-old Pit Bull named Odin. Emily and her family reside across the river in Northern Kentucky.


Cincinnati Birth Doula Postpartum Doula Postpartum Placenta Specialist Encapsulation JoEllen Noble

JOELLEN NOBLE

CERTIFIED BIRTH DOULA | Postpartum Doula | IBCLC | CERTIFIED Postpartum placenta specialist

Joellen brings over 7 years experience supporting families to the DOC team, including working as a WIC breastfeeding peer counselor.  JoEllen's clients describe her as caring, knowledgeable, and thorough.  Her continuing education includes:

  • Loving Support Breastfeeding Peer Counselor
  • Healthy Children's Certified Lactation Counselor
  • Advanced Clinical Concepts in Lactation course

JoEllen and her husband reside in Brown County and have been married for 10 years. They are the parents of four boys, three surviving. Their second son passed at 3 months and 1 day due to complications from a critical congenital heart defect known as Hypoplastic Left Heart Syndrome (HLHS).


Cincinnati Childbirth Education Birth Doula Postpartum Doula Postpartum Placenta Specialist Encapsulation Katie Brenner

KATIE BRENNER

certified CHILDBIRTH EDUCATor | certified BIRTH DOULA | CERTIFIED POSTPARTUM & Infant Care DOULA | certified postpartum Placenta Specialist | Photographer

A Cincinnati native, Katie has spent over 13 years supporting families through social work and as a birth professional.  She received her MFA in Photography and her Graduate Certificate in Women's Studies from the University of Cincinnati.  Her continuing education includes:

  • Birth Art Mentor
  • Spinning Babies
  • Postpartum Health 
  • Breastfeeding Basics

 Katie resides in the up and coming Cincinnati neighborhood of Westwood with her husband Dan, their two boys, a cat and two hens.  She enjoys spending time with her family, gardening on their urban homestead, canning and preserving, and knitting.


Cincinnati Childbirth Education Birth Doula Postpartum Doula Melissa Wirth-Gregory

MELISSA WIRTH-GREGORY

CERTIFIED BIRTH DOULA | Postpartum doula

Melissa grew up in Cincinnati and is originally from New Jersey.  She  has 10 years of experience supporting families in the postpartum period as a nanny.  She's a pro at baby wearing and cloth diapering.  Her continuing education includes:

  • Rocking Dads
  • Breastfeeding Basics

Melissa lives on the eastside in Loveland with her husband and daughter.  In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, comedy clubs and craft beer.


Cincinnati Childbirth Education Birth Doula Postpartum Doula Postpartum Placenta Specialist Miranda Tepe

MIRANDA TEPE

CERTIFIED BIRTH DOULA | postpartum Doula | Postpartum Placenta Specialist

Born and raised in Cincinnati, Miranda’s self drive for education and research helped her realize her dream of working as a birth professional.  She is passionate about supporting families with creativity and enthusiasm while they embrace their journey through their birth experience.  Her continuing education includes: 

  • Breastfeeding Basics

Miranda and her family live on the West Side of Cincinnati with her husband and four children. She enjoys spending time with her family, playing games, making crafts with the kids and shopping. Making memories with her family is her biggest enjoyment, because happy memories are the best part about life.