Coordinators

Dr. Clare Daniel

Co-convener

Administrative Assistant Professor

Assistant Director of Community Engagement 

Newcomb Institute, Tulane University

Contact: cdaniel5@tulane.edu

Desiree Boisson

Co-convener

Graduate Assistant for Community Engagement
Newcomb Institute, Tulane University

Contact:  dboisson@tulane.edu

Kiley Mayfield, MPH

Birth Equity Analyst

National Birth Equity Collaborative

http://birthequity.org

Contact: kmayfield@birthequity.org 


Our Advisory Board Members

Kristie Bardell, MPH, Managing Director at the Louisiana Public Health Institute 

Melissa Evans, PhD, Postdoctoral Fellow at Tulane University’s Mary Amelia Douglas-Whited Community Women’s Health Education Center 

Latona Giwa, RN, BSN, IBCLC, Co-founder of Birthmark Doula Collective and the New Orleans Breastfeeding Center

Kimberly Novod, MPA, Founder and Executive Director of Saul’s Light Foundation

Meshawn Tarver (Siddiq), MPH, HBCE, Doula, CLC, Senior Program Manager for Maternal and Child Health at the Institute of Women and Ethnic Studies 

Maeve Wallace, PhD, Assistant Professor and Associate Director at Tulane University’s Mary Amelia Douglas-Whited Community Women’s Health Education Center