Lactation Consultants- The Breastfeeding Success Company
Lauren Reyes IBCLC, RLC
Lauren is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) and the proud mother of three amazing breastfed boys. She has been practicing her vocation, the art of supporting breastfeeding, since 2004. Lauren has had the honor of working in community, government, and hospital settings as well as being involved in breastfeeding advocacy through art and local grassroots efforts. In 2009 Lauren achieved the prestigious IBCLC certification. Currently, Lauren practices as an IBCLC in both hospital and private practice. She is also the president of a local group of IBCLCs and volunteers with other breastfeeding groups to assist in normalizing and celebrating breastfeeding.
Janet Jones IBCLC, RLC
Janet is a proud mother of two fabulous breastfed children was inspired to become a Lactation Consultant because of her own breastfeeding experience. She has been working with moms and babies to overcome breastfeeding barriers and concerns since 2004 and achieved the IBCLC certification in 2009. Janet currently provides education and support for new families and other professionals in the hospital and in private practice. Janet is very active in community efforts to support breastfeeding families. Currently, Janet serves as the President of the local breastfeeding coalition and moderates the site KeepAustinBreastfeeding.com. She is also actively involved in statewide efforts with the Texas Breastfeeding Coalition and looks forward to a time when all mothers are able to access the support they need to reach their goals.
Aspiring IBCLC and Breastfeeding Success Apprentice
In an effort to increase access to care we have taken on an aspiring IBCLC as an apprentice. She will be accompanying us during consults and gradually taking on more of a hands on role while completing her didactic education required to sit for the board exam. We are very excited to have her.
Naya is the mother of two breastfed boys. Her interest in breastfeeding support and advocacy began after breastfeeding issues with her oldest son. She obtained her Certificated Lactation Educator and Counselor (CLEC) credential from the University of California at San Diego in 2012, and is working towards sitting for the IBCLC exam in fall 2016. She has previously taught breastfeeding classes privately and for a hospital entity in Fort Worth and helped to facilitate a weekly mom to mom breastfeeding support group. Naya has been working with local breastfeeding coalitions since 2012 and is currently Outreach Coordinator for the Central Texas Breastfeeding Coalition.