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.

Featured Speaker

Diana West

Diana West is an international board certified lactation consultant (IBCLC) in private practice in New Jersey, a La Leche League Leader, and the Director of Media Relations for La Leche League International.  She is the co-author of Sweet Sleep: Nighttime and Naptime Strategies for the Breastfeeding Family, the 8th edition of The Womanly Art of BreastfeedingThe Breastfeeding Mother’s Guide to Making More MilkBreastfeeding after Breast and Nipple Procedures, and ILCA’s popular Clinician’s Breastfeeding Triage Tool. She has also recently published a research article with a team led by Trevor MacDonald and Joy Noel-Weiss about trans men’s experiences with lactation and gender identity. Diana is the author of the groundbreaking book, Defining Your Own Success: Breastfeeding after Breast Reduction Surgery.  She is a member of the editorial review board of the Journal of Clinical Lactation, has a bachelor’s degree in psychology, and is the administrator of the high-traffic BFAR.org and LowMilkSupply.org websites. She has three nearly-grown sons and lives in the picturesque mountains of northwestern New Jersey in the United States.  Diana is continually amazed by the power of breastfeeding to positively transform families, as well as the professionals who help them do it.

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Laurel Wilson

The Northwest Georgia Breastfeeding Coalition 2022

Mar 30th 2022
Online and In Person

Liz Brooks

Binational Breastfeeding Coalition

Apr 30th 2022
On-line conference; from the tri-state nexus of Mexico, New Mexico, and Texas

Marie Zahorick

Oklahoma State Breastfeeding/WIC Symposium

Jun 7th 2022
Oklahoma City

Melissa Cole

Lakewood Health Systems

Sep 22nd 2022
virtual