Korene trained with ProDoula as a postpartum doula and enjoys providing support to new families as they transition to life with baby. She brings extensive knowledge on breastfeeding to each family she serves, having completed the lactation counselor training with Healthy Children Project - Center For Breastfeeding. As a certified postpartum placenta specialist with ProDoula she adheres to the highest safety standards in the industry of placenta encapsulation. She is happy to provide this service to help new mothers have a smooth and easy transition.
Korene is dedicated to creating beautiful belly casts that capture each client's unique and individual character. She thoroughly enjoys every stage of the process and her final results are magnificent maternity keepsakes. She also has the skills to take an existing homemade belly cast that needs repairs and transform it into a sturdy and gorgeous final product.
Korene was born and raised in Iowa, studied psychology at the University of Iowa and is mother to an adventurous yet gentle little boy. She is passionate about fitness, nutrition and sports, and spent two years as an intercollegiate athlete playing basketball and softball. She loves to read, research, share evidence-based information and connect with families in the community.