Gerria founder of Genesis Birth Services, provider of Doula Services, Childbirth Education,
Lactation Support and medicinal herbs. The Pittsburgh native is a mother to four small children, including a set of twins.
A self-proclaimed serial entrepreneur, she also shares Lifestyle and Parenting perspectives via her Blog, SpiltMilk. Gerria is also a member of the Healthy Start Pittsburgh Center for Urban Breastfeeding Advisory Board and acts as an Ambassador within the black community promoting breastfeeding, wellness and maternal health. After her own birthing experiences and breastfeeding challenges, she has accepted her calling to help educate others through birth work. Gerria holds firm the belief that “knowledge is a protection”, taking personal pride in sharing her work within the noticeably underserved AA community.
She remains committed to shifting culture through workshops and speaking engagements on topics including breastfeeding, natural parenting, self-advocacy in birth and cloth diapering.