Kelsie is a certified DONA International birth doula and owner of Transitions: Doula and Life Services. She graduated from the University of South Dakota with a B.S. in Health Science, minors in biology and studio arts. Kelsie has additionally trained with Spinning Babies, and is currently working towards bereavement certification. As a chosen member of your labor support team, Kelsie works to empower your birth story through individualized, genuine care. Making sure you have the information, resources, and support you need enhances your role and nurtures the transformation of your family. Kelsie believes in the power that comes from acting local and building community. She is an active member of Dakota Rural Action and participates in the local chapter, Homegrown Sioux Empire. She also helps organize for South Dakota Doulas, promoting and advocating for the doula role. Kelsie owns a home with her partner in Sioux Falls.