Our Directors

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Kat Ennis

Chief Executive Officer, Chief Financial Officer, Certified Doula, Childbirth Educator, + Client Concierge

Hello, I am Kat. I am the client concierge! I manage the day to day operations of The Momma Village and connect our clients to our fantastic team. I am passionate about maternal support services and providing evidence-based care in the communities we serve. I am a certified birth and postpartum doula as well as an Ontario certified teacher.

I am the proud momma of two wonderful boys and have an incredible partner who is the biggest supporter of our business. We had a doula for the births of both of our sons who made us feel guided, supported, and well cared for.


Jennifer Wade 

Chief Executive Officer + Chief Operations Officer, Registered Holistic Nutritionist, Lactation Nutritionist, + Training Coordinator

Hello, I’m Jen! I am the Co-CEO, COO and Training Coordinator at The Momma Village. I manage our training portals, classes, and workshops and run our lactation training programs. As a Lactation Nutritionist, I offer nutritional consults to support all forms of nursing and I partner with the London Tongue & Lip Tie Centre to offer screening and support for moms struggling to breastfeed their babies.

I am momma to a wonderful 2-year-old boy whose breastfeeding journey led me to my passion for helping moms and their families.

Our Lactation Consultants

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Emma Needleman 

IBCLC Lactation Consultant, Childbirth + Postpartum Educator, Former Registered Midwife, + Current Graduate Student

Hello, I'm Emma, a momma of two and an IBCLC Lactation Consultant. I have more than a decade of experience helping women, nursing people, and their families navigate their feeding journeys.

Appointments are available upon request.

Contact hello@mommacollective.ca to book an appointment with me.

Jenny Pizzale, Lactation Consultant, RN, RM

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Registered Nurse, IBCLC Lactation Consultant, Childbirth + Postpartum Educator, + Registered Midwife

Hello I'm Jenny, I'm a proud momma of three and I'm here to assist you in your feeding journey. I am a Registered Nurse, IBCLC Lactation Consultant, & Childbirth Educator. 

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BASc, BSCN, MN, Registered Nurse, IBCLC Lactation Consultant

Hello I’m Mona! I am a momma of two. My passion for maternal and infant health started long ago in Nutrition class back in University.

Since then I have acquired a degree in Food and Nutrition, a Bachelor of Science, and a Masters degree in Nursing. I have worked as a labour and delivery nurse at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre. I am currently working as a Lactation Consultant at Mt. Sinai Hospital in Toronto.

I am honoured to assist you and your new family member as you forge into your journey of parenthood.

Our Support Team

Joanne Henriques

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Birth + Postpartum Doula

Hello I'm Joanne! I am a Birth and Postpartum Doula with The Momma Village and currently working towards teaching childbirth education. I am the mother to one amazing little girl and two busy boys. Through my births and parenting journey I have realized how much support is needed for families and decided it needs to start with me. I am excited to be working with you and honoured to be included in your story.


Jae Day

Birth + Postpartum Doula

Hello, I’m Jae and I’m a momma to two boys and twin girls. I have over a decade with the Canadian Armed Forces, but am very passionate about birth and postpartum support. I am a childbirth educator and doula. I am training to become a breastfeeding educator as well. 

Rachel Stanley

Rachel Stanley

Birth + Postpartum Doula

Hello I'm Rachel! I'm a mom to two amazing boys. Throughout my two pregnancies and births, I discovered the importance of being surrounded by a team of uplifting, supportive individuals. I now help other families along their journeys as a birth and postpartum doula. I also have a BSc in Psychology; my focus being on child and family development.


Nikki Rowaan

Birth + Postpartum Doula, Social Media Doula

Hello, my name is Nikki and I am birth and postpartum doula! It was during my time as a Social Worker that I became passionate about the invaluable support that doula's have to offer. It is my privilege to tangibly support growing families!

I am also responsible for MMC’s social media presence.

Amy Miller

Amy Miller

Birth + Postpartum Doula

Hello! I'm Amy, Momma to a special 8 month old boy.

I Studied Child and Youth Care and Early Childhood Education and am in pursuit of continuing my education to become a certified Doula.

I am passionate about natural, holistic ways of parenting.

Family Wellness Practitioners

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Taylor MCIntosh

Counsellor + Registered Social Worker

Hello I'm Taylor, I am a Counsellor and Registered Social Worker who adores working with families. I have been working with young families for several years and am always looking for new ways to help families work through the various stages of parenthood.

Justine, Osteopath


BAKin + Manual Therapist (Manual Practitioner Student)

Hello, I'm Justine! I am the momma of twin boys with a passion for health and fitness.I have a degree in Kinesiology and I have been a Personal Trainer for 7 years.

I am currently undergoing an extensive four year program involving courses such as clinical anatomy, physiology, and body pathology. My treatments are based on the idea that the body can self-heal and self-regulate while the practitioner facilitates the healing. With my principle based education, every patient's treatment will be different because not all symptoms point to the same root dysfunction.

I can help you with both acute and chronic pain as well as help to restore your body's optimal structural alignment.


Elizabeth Coleman

Child + Youth Worker

Hello, I'm Elizabeth! With an education in Child and Youth Work, I am passionate about supporting families who are parenting children with different needs. From understanding a diagnosis, to navigating home life and therapy, I work with parents by providing resources, education, and advocacy.