Malaika Ludman, MPH, CLC

Birthmark Doulas

Malaika Ludman is a birth doula and certified lactation counselor who holds a master’s degree in public health. She is a Program Coordinator for Birthmark Doula Collective & New Orleans Breastfeeding Center’s emergency preparedness program. As a mother of two, she recognizes the value in providing all pregnant and postpartum families with equal access to gentle, supportive, and compassionate care. Before becoming involved in community-based maternal health programs and services, Malaika served as a Peace Corps volunteer and worked for a global non-profit organization based in the DC area.