MaryNissi Lemon CD(DONA), CLC, Childbirth Educator

MaryNissi Lemon

MaryNissi Lemon, Founder of LemonLife Birthing Services is a Childbirth Educator, Birth Coach, and Certified Lactation Counselor. She has been supporting families on their birthing journey for over 7 years equipping families to prepare for pregnancy, birth, and after using hands-on education.

MaryNissi was born and raised in Malawi, Africa. It is her personal birthing story that brings her to this work. She is currently the program manager of the Community Doula Support Program through the Philadelphia Department of Health. She is also the co-creator of doula training with Birthing Advocacy (BADT) around harm reduction + birth workers. She is currently managing a community doula program in Philadelphia that focuses on supporting folks who have substance use. She is married to her husband Andrew going on 14 years and 2 kiddos Kairos and Kyria who melt her whole heart but also drive her crazy.