VP of Marketing
Emily is passionate about helping women succeed in the professional world.
Emily has over 8 years of experience helping brands reach their consumers in the digital space. She has supported multiple Fortune 500 companies to craft their narratives on social media, while also increasing sales through digital campaigns. With the rise of DTC, Emily has helped brands connect directly with their audiences to create a community of brand advocates that help convert sales.
BA (Advertising & Political Science)
Director of Business Development & Strategic Relationships
Madison is passionate about empowering women and giving them the tools to choose the outcome of their feeding journey.
Madison has more than five years of experience in business development. She brings her background in biomedical engineering and communication skills to create impactful relationships for Emulait. Madison is a new mom with a prominent presence on social media.
BS (Biomedical Engineering)
Director of Product and Brand Partnerships
Alexis is passionate about child and adolescent health, while supporting maternal mental health.
Alexis worked in strategy management for ten years before shifting her focus to supporting people living with chronic illnesses in a range of medical and community settings. This diverse professional experience has enabled Alexis to bring a unique voice to Emulait. She has been a key player in centering the product around lived experience and the importance of representation to consumers. Alexis is a mom of three.
BA (Communications), MA (Clinical Psychology)
Director of Marketing and Events
Felicia is passionate about the importance of family and championing their wellbeing.
Felicia is an accomplished marketing executive. Her experience spans global brand building, influencer management, partnerships, social media, digital marketing, public relations, eComm sales, and special events. She also brings in-depth knowledge of the juvenile products industry and luxury brands. Felicia will focus on growing the Emulait community through creative and impactful events for families and health professionals. Felicia and her husband are excited to welcome a baby to the world this summer.
BA (Marketing), MBA (Global Business Leadership)
VP of Customer Service
Jennifer is passionate about helping people and connecting customers with the products she is excited about.
Jennifer has held many leadership roles throughout her career in customer service, spanning a wide range of industries. She specialises in leading cross-functional teams through the lifecycle of projects from initiation to delivery. She brings both analytical systems-level thinking and a passion for the end consumer's experience to her role at Emulait. Jennifer is a mother to 3 adult children, 2 fur babies, and recently welcomed her first granddaughter to the family.
Director of Customer and Community Care
Ariel is passionate about connecting people and forming communities built on support and positivity.
Ariel is a dedicated self-starter with a strong interest in projects that help better communities. She has worked in project management and copywriting, and has contributed to projects with the Social Security Administration, the Veterans Administration, and various entertainment outlets covering popular young adult and children's media.
Lactation Program Director
Dawnita is passionate about empowering families to confidently feed and care for their babies, and supporting them through all the overwhelming information that surrounds them.
Dawnita is an IBCLC International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, a Registered Nurse, Public Health Nurse, and Masters-trained Nursing Educator. As a maternal health nurse she has extensive experience with the birthing process and maternal recovery along with newborn care and feeding. She has specialized in working with culturally diverse populations both in her training and clinical practice. Dawnita is also committed to teaching and collaborating with the full range of professionals who support mothers and families. She brings empathy and deep knowledge along with practical experience to her practice and in her role here at Emulait.
RN, MSN, CPHN, IBCLC
Clinical Research Coordinator
Yael is passionate about helping and empowering people through innovation.
Yael has managed major projects in the medical device industry, supporting them from conception to market with a particular focus on concept development and integrating development, marketing, and regulation. Her experience in clinical study coordination has given her invaluable skills in bridging between clinical and commercial spheres and stakeholders. Yael’s broad skillset is infused with her enthusiasm for Emulait and its potential to contribute to the wellbeing of mothers and babies. Yael is a mother to three young children and wishes she had Emulait in her life when she was struggling with bottle and breastfeeding.
Bekah is passionate about helping people make the best choices for their bodies.
Bekah worked in real estate for 24 years before following her heart and embarking on a career in naturopathic medicine. She joined a naturopathic clinic where she played a role in growing and running the practice, and was constantly inspired by the positive changes she was able to help her clients and family members make. She brings this administrative expertise and passion for helping people to her role at Emulait. Bekah has three children of whom she is immensely proud.
Chair of Scientific Advisory Board
Prof Shamian’s vast executive experience spans the hospital, community and government spheres. She has worked tirelessly to advance global health policy and research at national and international levels; and she has advocated for and advanced nurses' contribution to health across the globe. Prof Shamian is one of the foremost nursing leaders in the international arena today, having held positions as the President of the International Council of Nurses; past President and CEO of VON Canada, the largest home care network in Canada; Executive Director, Office of Nursing Policy at Health Canada; and professorships at the University of Toronto, Case Western University, and Capital University Beijing. She is the recipient of numerous honorary doctorates and awards including Canada’s Most Powerful Women - Top 100 Award; the Golden Jubilee Medal from the Governor General of Canada; and the CNA’s Centennial Award.
RN, PhD, LLD (hon), D. Sci (hon), FAAN, FCNA
Director of Content
Tamar is passionate about inclusion and supporting maternal mental health.
Tamar is an experienced writer and editor, and has worked with academics, not-for-profits and in her own personal creative capacity. Tamar trained as an occupational therapist and worked in disability employment and mental health for ten years. Both her work and university teaching roles have focused on pushing students and health professionals to think beyond the individual, and how to innovate and advocate for systemic change. For her role at Emulait she is excited to bring together her love for words and her passion for enabling health and wellbeing. Tamar has two young daughters, the eldest of whom was the inspiration for Emulait.
B.OT, M. OT