Welcome to LactSpeak
This is your one-stop destination when you need a professional speaker for your lactation conference. Our site hosts an impressive cadre of talented speakers in the field of lactation, including many top-notch clinicians, authors, and researchers. These are the speakers your audience wants to hear. Feel free to browse our site to meet our excellent speakers and discover the tools that will help make your next conference a tremendous success.
Kathy Parkes is a registered nurse, an international board certified lactation consultant, a Fellow of the International Lactation Consultant Association, and has a BS in psychology. She has been board certified since 1992, and has worked with mothers and babies in a wide variety of breastfeeding situations in both hospital and private practice settings. Certified by the Texas WIC Department, Kathy is a Peer Counselor trainer. Kathy provides lactation inservices, breastfeeding presentations, Peer Counselor trainings, and business lactation consultations through Breastfeeding Perspectives, her private practice.