Leah Hairston
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Leah Hairston (she/her) is on a mission to educate and empower women with female reproductive systems. As an executive leader, social worker, and full-spectrum doula, she facilitates spaces for healing, equitable access, and justice, reminding women of their inherent power when navigating reproductive wellness experiences. A perpetual student, Leah earned both a BA and BS from Howard University, a master's from Columbia University, and has completed training with Ancient Song Doula Services, Steamy Chick, Brilliant Birth Academy, and Lactation Education Resources. She infuses her work with justice-focused, trauma-informed, family-centered perspectives to give each client and student the personalized care they inherently deserve.