Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Rodger Boothman

Rodger Boothman- Roger teaches both the Boot Camp For New Dads and team teaches the Baby Basics class with his wife Christine.  Rodger enjoys the opportunity to contribute to a better family experience for the individuals he teaches. Rodger’s greatest reward to teaching both these classes is the positive feedback that the dads and moms Read more about Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Rodger Boothman[…]

Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Kari Vanderhoof

Kari Vanderhoof –  Kari started in 1997 teaching childbirth education and soon found that pregnant families and babies were her favorite subjects to teach. Kari is married and is a mother of three grown sons. She feels that teaching childbirth is one of the best jobs she has ever had!  Kari is certified through the International Read more about Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Kari Vanderhoof[…]

Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Trinidad Rivera

Trinidad Rivera – My name is Trinidad Rivera.  I’m the mother of Keila, Julian, and Amy.  Being a mother is a very rewarding and challenging experience.  I love it! I also teach 4th grade for the Yakima School District.   I’ve been a childbirth educator for 2 years.  One of my friends informed me that Read more about Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Trinidad Rivera[…]

Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Lori Gibbons

Lori Gibbons – I began teaching childbirth education here at Memorial about 1 ½ years after my first child was born in 1996.  I felt the experience of childbirth to be such a life changing event and had a calling to become an educator in order to prepare other families about what labor and birth Read more about Meet Our Childbirth Educators: Lori Gibbons[…]