OUR TEAM

Founders

Erica Chidi Cohen

Erica Chidi Cohen
Co-Founder and CEO of LOOM

Erica is a doula, health educator and author.

She is passionate about helping people cultivate body literacy and the tools to advocate for their reproductive health and wellbeing. She has guided thousands of people in their transition from pregnancy to parenthood in her practice and through her book, Nurture: A Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth and Early Motherhood.

Erica began her work in San Francisco, volunteering as a doula within the prison system, working with pregnant inmates. She went on to build a successful doula and health coaching practice in Los Angeles and has been featured in Women’s Health, Vogue, Goop, Bustle, The New Yorker, Marie Claire.

Quinn Lundberg

Quinn Lundberg
Co-Founder and Chief of Social Impact

Quinn is a mother and policy advocate who has also co-founded Growing Voices, a nonprofit organization working to support local leaders and community-based projects around the globe. She holds a Masters in Public Policy from UCLA and has worked in nonprofit to alleviate domestic violence, helped internationally in poverty reduction, and is extremely passionate about improving outcomes for women and families within the health and environmental sectors.

Directors

Nicole Makowka

Nicole Makowka, LMFT
Therapeutic Director + Lead Educator

Jazzi McGilbert

Jazzi McGilbert
Creative + Digital Director

Sarah Taylor

Sarah Taylor
Operations Director

Educators

Jadaha Chatterjee

Jadah Chatterjee, BS, RN, IBCLC
Educator + Feeding Consultant

Infant Feeding Basics

Kathryn Davis

Kathryn Davis, MPH
Educator + Doula

Prepped: The Series, Baby Care Basics, Mother + Baby, Family + Baby

Jessica Diggs

Jessica Diggs
Educator + Doula

Prepped: The Series

Allegra Hill

Allegra Hill, IBCLC, LM, CPM
Feeding Consultant + Doula

Feeding Coaching

Sara Howard

Sara Howard
LOOM Advisor + Educator

Kin

Ivy Joeva

Ivy Joeva
Educator, Coach + Doula

Baby Care Basics, Period Coaching

Stephanie Kiesow

Stephanie Kiesow
Educator + Doula

Baby Care Basics

Willie Larson

Willie Larson
Educator + Doula

Prepped: Accelerated

Jennifer Lezak

Jennifer Lezak, IBCLC
Educator + Feeding Consultant

Infant Feeding Basics

Stephanie Matthias

Stephanie Matthias
Educator + Doula

Baby Massage

Abby Schwartz
Educator

Prepped: The Series

Nicole Sessions

Nicole Sessions, CD (DONA), HBCE, RYT
Educator + Doula

Mind + Breath + Body

Lauren Veca

Lauren Veca
Educator + Doula

Baby Care Basics

Advisors

Dr Suzanne Gilberg
OBGYN
thedrsuzanne.com

Dr Suzanne Gilberg earned her medical degree in 1996 from the University of Southern California School of Medicine, completed her residency in obstetrics and gynecology at Cedars Sinai Medical Center and has been in private practice of obstetrics and gynecology in Beverly Hills, CA since 2000. After many years of a personal yoga and meditation practice, she completed her Clinical Ayurvedic Specialist degree at California College of Ayurveda in 2010 and was board certified in Integrative and Holistic medicine in 2008. Dr. Suzanne is co-founder of Cedars Sinai Medical Center’s Green Committee, and is deeply committed to the promotion of healing that involves individuals, families, communities and the planet. She lives in Los Angeles with her husband and two children in a “green” renovated home with a sustainable native plants garden and organic urban mini-farm.

Dr. Harvey Karp
Pediatrician and Child Development Expert
happiestbaby.com

Dr. Harvey Karp is one of America's most-trusted pediatricians and child development experts. He is on the faculty of the USC School of Medicine and a fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics. Dr. Karp practiced pediatrics in Los Angeles for over 25 years. His landmark discoveries and unique ability to translate complex science into effective techniques to empower parents have revolutionized our understanding of the needs of young children. He is the founder and CEO of Happiest Baby, a smart-tech and parenting solutions company.

Sara Howard
Midwife and Lactation Consultant
horizonmidwifery.com

Sara is a Licensed Midwife (LM), Certified Professional Midwife (CPM), and International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). She has a BA in Creative Writing, and graduated from the National College of Midwifery in 2013. She completed UC San Diego’s lactation consultant program in 2014, served as the Vice President of Public Affairs at Planned Parenthood Pasadena and San Gabriel Valley, and is passionate about ensuring that all families have the information, tools, and guidance they need to create their best futures. Sara married her wife in 2011, and together they welcomed twins in 2014. After experiencing the healthcare system firsthand as a queer pregnant person, Sara rededicated herself to creating a safe place for families to receive competent, personalized midwifery care.

Dr. Jessica Zucker
Clinical Psychologist
drjessicazucker.com

Dr. Jessica Zucker is a licensed clinical psychologist in Los Angeles specializing in women’s reproductive and maternal mental health. Jessica primarily works with women struggling with fertility, pregnancy ambivalence, pregnancy loss, during transitions in motherhood, prenatal and postpartum adjustments, perinatal and postpartum mood and anxiety disorders, pregnancy and postpartum body image concerns, and in the midst of relationship challenges after the loss or birth of a child.