Kim James

Kim James

Kim James I am a PALS Doulas and DONA International certified birth doula and doula trainer at Bastyr University’s Simkin Center for Allied Birth Vocations. I also teach childbirth education classes at Parent Trust for Washington Children as an ICEA and Lamaze...
Penny Simkin

Penny Simkin

Penny Simkin Penny is a PALS Certified doula in perpetual good standing with the organization. In recognition of her many years of work in building, educating, and promoting the doula profession, PALS Doulas awarded her with a lifetime certification. Penny Simkin is...
Melinda Ferguson

Melinda Ferguson

Melinda Furgeson Melinda is a seasoned doula in birth and postpartum care and leader in our birth community. A doula since 2004, she has supported more than 200 families in birth, and 75 as postpartum doula, throughout the Greater Seattle area. She has trained...
Amber Matusky

Amber Matusky

Amber Matusky   I am so fortunate to have found work I love! A nurturer by nature, I have found doula work fulfilling. It is so rewarding to witness the transformation birth brings to families; I am honored every time I am asked to be of service during this precious...
Barrie Rein Thunemann

Barrie Rein Thunemann

Barrie Rein Thunemann   I am a PALS Certified Birth Doula and a Certified Childbirth Educator with both ICEA and Birthing From Within. I have had the privilege to serve families in the Puget Sound area since 2006. My passion is to support new families as they prepare...