About Us

Our passion is to provide the most current, evidence-based care with integrity and excellence.

A collective of highly experienced doulas and newborn care specialists serving Northern & Southern California.

DOULAS by the BAY is a collective of Birth, Postpartum Doulas, Newborn Care Specialists and Nannies who are dedicated to supporting families before, during and immediately after the birth of their baby.

Proudly Supporting Local Families Since 2009.

What makes Doulas by the Bay unique is our large, diverse team that has worked with thousands of parents and babies. Our team of professionals is trained and certified, fully Vetted, CPR certified, has Clear Background Screening, Bonded, Insured and have attended the company’s occupational Health and Safety Training. We also invest in our team’s continual professional education by offering monthly educational meetings. All our professionals are employees of Doulas By The Bay.

Vision Statement

Doulas By The Bay’s vision is to offer exceptional doula services to families, while also empowering them with knowledge through the provision of evidence-based educational resources. Our aim is to help families feel confident throughout their pregnancy journey, postpartum journey, and beyond.

Our Commitments to Parents:

  • Connecting them with highly skilled professionals
  • Offering parenting education & resources
  • Top-notch customer service
  • Providing comfort and peace of mind
Shakila Marando, Founder of DOULAS by the BAY

Shakila Marando

Founder of DOULAS by the BAY

Certified Birth & Postpartum Doula, Lactation Counselor & Certified Lactation Educator(CLE), DOULAS by the BAY Postpartum Doula Educator, New Parent Educator, Trained Infant Massage Educator, a Parent Coach and Infant Sleep Consultant.

Meet Our Admin Team

Rosana Pitogo

Rosana

Doula Manager & HR Assistant

Ariel - Recruitment, Interview(Phase 1), Team/Doula Manager & Mentor

Ariel

Customer Care

Rica Mae Damalerio

Rica

Customer Care

Airine, Administrative Coordinator

Airine

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Jennifer Hatch, Sales Administrator

Jennifer

Expectant Family Consultant

Jane Tindoy

Jane

Expectant Family Consultant

Thomas Legion

Thomas

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Neliah - Doula Scheduling & Matching Coordinator

Reina

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Jennifer Hatch, Sales Administrator

Cristine

Bookkeeper & Payroll

Jane Tindoy

Joy

Bookkeeper & Payroll

Thomas Legion

Karen

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Neliah - Doula Scheduling & Matching Coordinator

Roxanne

Doula Scheduler & HR Assistant

Jennifer Hatch, Sales Administrator

Ann

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Jennifer Hatch, Sales Administrator

Gillianne

Customer Care

Jane Tindoy

Hari

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Lactation Consultant San Francisco Bay Area

Angel

Bookkeeper & Payroll

Lactation Consultant San Francisco Bay Area

Yesenia

Customer Care

Lactation Consultant San Francisco Bay Area

Harold

Doula Matching Coordinator & Scheduler

Meet Our Educators

Lactation Consultant San Francisco Bay Area

Brandi

Lactation Consultant IBCLC & Lactation Classes Educator

Birth & Postpartum Doula in San Francisco Bay Area

Samsarah

Childbirth Educator & Apprentice Midwife

Brittany, Perinatal Pelvic Biomechanics Educator, CCE(BWI), CLC

Brittany

Perinatal Pelvic Biomechanics Educator, CCE(BWI), CLC

"Shakila helped us sleep train our six month old baby back in April 2019. She was wonderful to work with and her methods are very effective!...I would highly recommend her services!"

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Allison G.

San Francisco, CA

"Yana was our birth doula and Shakila helped us with our newborn for three months in the fall of 2017 - they're both amazing and we loved working with them..."

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Ritu V.

San Francisco, CA

"We decided we wanted some night support just a couple of weeks before my due date and I contacted DBB. Shakila was great and quickly found some doulas that could help us..."

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Yael C.

San Francisco, CA

See how a doula can help you.

Helping families flourish with their newborn is our passion. Contact DOULAS by the BAY today to learn how we can help your growing family.

About Us

DOULAS by the BAY is a collective of Birth and Postpartum Doulas and Newborn Care Specialists who are dedicated to supporting families before, during and immediately after the birth of their baby. We accept the following payments: HSA/FSA, Insurance, Fertility Payments (Carrot, etc.)

 

Vision Statement

Doulas By The Bay’s vision is to offer exceptional doula services to families, while also empowering them with knowledge through the provision of evidence-based educational resources. Our aim is to help families feel confident throughout their pregnancy journey, postpartum journey, and beyond.