Katie Skaggs, RN, BSN has been a nurse for 8 years. She has worked exclusively in women’s services ranging from labor and delivery, post-partum, and newborn care. She also practiced as a lactation consultant for five years supporting breastfeeding pre and post birth. She and her husband have two boys, the oldest born in hospital and the youngest born at home. Katie was also a surrogate mother to the son of a beautiful family. Katie’s passion for helping women through their journey of pregnancy and childbirth has been her guiding light through the years and serves as motivation to one day become a midwife. The joy of birthdays, the love witnessed when a new life enters the world, and the power felt by a new mother achieving a gentle birth feeds the soul.