Tamela J. Hatcher, MEd, has been a Childbirth Education Coordinator since 1991 and recently retired to pursue her love of teaching and traveling. Specialty areas include Masters in Education, Bachelors of Science in Family, Consumer, and Health Education, and is certified in International Childbirth Education and Lamaze. She is also an International Childbirth Education Association Approved Trainer for Childbirth and Doula certification.
Tamela has taught more than 3,610 couples in childbirth education since 1991. She has conducted ICEA workshops in China and the USA to help more than 500 individuals start their career as Professional Childbirth Educators and/or Birth Doulas. In 2016, Tamela began serving on the ICEA board as the Educational Director.