About The Author
Allison Walsh, IBCLC, LCCE, FACCE is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Lamaze Certified Childbirth Educator, and doula in private practice in New York. She is a founder of the Lactation Learning Collective which mentors IBCLC candidates, co-director of the NYC Lamaze Childbirth Educator Program, a La Leche League Leader, and a delegate to the United States Breastfeeding Committee. She has served in various leadership roles including President of Lamaze International and member of the Board of Directors of Haven Midwifery Collective. Allison is a graduate of Syracuse University and mother of three formerly breastfed children.