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EmmaRose Benne

EmmaRose is an owner of Doulas of Des Moines and loves helping new and expectant parents and families adjust to their changing lives with confidence. She attended Iowa State University where she explored a diverse assortment of courses (including Human Sexuality and the Social Construction of Birth) and earned her Bachelors of Science in Apparel Merchandising and Design. EmmaRose has worked for numerous healthcare providers including BirthCare & Women's Health in Alexandria Virginia, and Planned Parenthood of the Heartland in Des Moines. Throughout her career, EmmaRose has focused on providing compassionate, individualized service to her clients. She trained and began working as a labor doula in 2013, and re-trained with ProDoula in February 2016. She now lives in West Des Moines with her spouse Steven, daughter Basil, and dog Willow. When she’s not serving clients or managing Doulas of Des Moines, she enjoys reading novels, sewing, and jogging. EmmaRose continues to focus on premier individualized service and provides professional labor support and childbirth education to Doulas of Des Moines clients.