Our Lactation Consultants

Susan Nelson, IBCLC, RLC

After obtaining her MS in Computer Science and later breastfeeding her own two children, Susan decided in 2008 that she would prefer working with mothers and babies more than with computers.  She then set out on the long educational pathway  to become certified as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC).   In addition to seeing

Debra Wells, IBCLC, RLC

Deby, board certified since 1997, has offered consultation services in both San Angelo and Austin. She served as the lactation consultant at Shannon Women’s & Children’s Center in San Angelo where she also trained hospital staff in breastfeeding guidelines and instructed breastfeeding classes. In addition, Deby has served as a trainer for the Breastfeeding Promotion Project

Bronwen Cadd, Lactation Consultant Apprentice

Bronwen has been helping breastfeeding moms at Special Addition since 2013 and is thrilled to finally pursue her career as an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant. She is receiving her lactation education from the University of California, San Diego, while completing clinical hours at Special Addition. Bronwen, whose name is Welsh for “fair breast”, successfully

Jessica Semar, Lactation Consultant Apprentice

Jessica was inspired to pursue a career as a Lactation Consultant after the support of an IBCLC helped overcome challenges with breastfeeding her first son, a NICU baby. She is completing her lactation education through the University of California, San Diego and looks forward to supporting moms in reaching their goals with breastfeeding. She is