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Maya Bence

Maya is a Jacksonville native who has been attending births for over 5 years. She graduated from The Florida School of Traditional Midwifery and has worked with many midwives throughout the state. Maya has been enchanted by home birth ever since witnessing the birth of her precious niece in 2015. Maya worked in a busy birth center immediately after receiving her license, serving many families throughout Jacksonville. She has a passion for undisturbed birth & believes that every mother and baby should feel loved & listened to throughout pregnancy and birth. 

Mandi West

Mandi is a Florida native who has had a life-long connection to pregnancy and birth. It was soon after the birth of her first child in 2013 that she realized her passion for women's advocacy and midwifery. After graduating from the Florida School of Traditional Midwifery, Mandi moved to Duval county with her two sons to serve families of the First Coast whom she lovingly cared for throughout her time as a student midwife. Mandi cares deeply about informed consent, unconditional positive regard, and giving power back to the people through body autonomy.