Meet the Birth Doulas

See who is the best fit for you.

Melinda Ferguson birth and postpartum doula serves clients from Everett to Seattle and the Eastside.

Senior Birth Doula
Senior Postpartum Doula

Melinda ferguson, owner, mentor, doula

Through the experience of having her own children, Melinda came to appreciate how overwhelming being a new parent can be. She left a career as an oceanographer and environmental scientist to become a birth and postpartum doula. Melinda loves supporting new families and doulas. She's a DONA Postpartum Doula Trainer, and a DONA Advanced Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula with more than twelve years experience and hundreds of families supported. She especially enjoys working with families experiencing a high risk pregnancy or perinatal mood or anxiety disorder (depression, anxiety, etc.). 

DONA Certified Birth and Postpartum Doula
Rebekah attends births in Kirkland, Redmond, Bothell, Woodinville, Mill Creek, Bellevue, Mercer Island, Issaquah and more

Sophomore Birth Doula

Rebekah Gilley

Rebekah has been a birth doula since 2015. She is certified with PALS Doulas and has taken trainings in When Survivors Give Birth, Spinning Babies, and Childbirth Education. She loves being a part of welcoming the newest member to each family.  Rebekah finds that participating in overcoming the challenges of labor is one of the most fulfilling aspects of being a birth doula.

Anna Linares, birth doula, series clients in Redmond, Issaquah, Bellevue, Seattle and throughout the Eastside.

Sophomore Birth Doula

Anna Linares

Anna is a lovingly candid doula who wants her clients to feel pampered and heard. She is very enthusiastic about working with her clients to create a loving experience that leads to the best possible birth.

Krista Thompson, birth and postpartum doula, series clients in Everett, Mill Creek, Mukilteo, Shoreline, Edmonds, Seattle, Kirkland, Bothell and Bellevue.

Sophomore Birth Doula

Krista Thompson

Krista has always had a strong passion for helping parents, babies, and families. She believes in working in the background to provide support with integrity, respect, and compassion. Committed to helping parents feel their success through life's biggest transition, being a doula is more than just a job for her.

Hawa provides Birth Doula and Overnight Postpartum Doula support in Seattle and along the Eastside.

Freshman Birth Doula

Junior Postpartum Doula

Hawa Ali

Hawa has been a birth doula since 2015 and is PALS Certified, as well as having taken childbirth educator training, postpartum doula training and newborn care instruction. Doula work makes her heart warm- seeing parents go from confused, stressed and frustrated to calm, confident and well informed parents, by providing them with resources and information. In the postpartum time she knows parents need their doula to be their confidante and dependable. Hawa will do everything she can to support new families and wants to be sure they are satisfied with her and her work. Hawa is available to support families in Seattle and along the Eastside, for birth and overnight postpartum doula support.


All of our doulas adhere to the DONA Standards of Practice and Code of Ethics and are either Certified or working towards certification with DONA or PALS.

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