Erica Chidi Cohen is the co-founder and CEO of LOOM. With a focus on the complete reproductive cycle, pregnancy, and parenting, LOOM provides evidence-based education, modern services, and inclusive community to all. Prior to LOOM, Erica guided hundreds in her work as a birth and postpartum doula, lactation counselor, and chef. Beginning her work in San Francisco, Erica volunteered within the prison system to work with pregnant inmates and eventually went on to build a successful doula practice in both S.F. and Los Angeles. Erica is also the author of Nurture: A Modern Guide to Pregnancy, Birth, Early Motherhood, and Trusting Yourself and Your Body, which will be released by Chronicle Books this October.