Doreen Bonnet is Executive Director and doula with Birth Sisters of Charlottesville doula collective, an organization dedicated to dismantling root causes of systemic maternal health disparities for Black, Indigenous and People of Color. She has been providing perinatal support to women in the Charlottesville area for the last five years. She is a certified Matrona Holistic Birth Doula, Jin Shin Jyutsu practitioner, and craniosacral therapist. She has a BA in Communications/Public Relations from University of Louisiana at Lafayette and is a graduate of the Southwest Institute of Healing Arts with an emphasis on Asian Bodywork Therapy. She is an ordained minister and through Awakening Together, a universal assembly of peers dedicated to recognizing and embracing universal wisdom regardless of the form in which it appears.