Parents are often looking for professional caregivers to help them navigate the tricky waters of parenting. SitterCycle aims to find the best experts to coach parents through the process of finding qualified caregivers and we found Leeann Keady! Our guest, Leeann Keady, provides a quick tutorial of the ins and outs of being a newborn care specialist. Are you interested in hiring a newborn care specialist? Listen to our podcasts and tell us what you think on our Facebook Page at www.facebook.com/sittercycle or just tweet us @sittercycle. Enjoy the show!
Leeann Keady’s Bio:
Leeann Sullivan Keady lives in Medfield Massachusetts with her husband Michael and their 3 children.
Leeann is a former host mother of 4 au pairs who cared for her small children while she worked as an assistant vice president at a mutual fund company in Boston. She left her career in 2000 when Leeann became the community counselor with APIA and has worked with over 300 au pairs and 100 families.
In addition to her role as community counselor, Leeann is also a postpartum Doula, a newborn care specialist a lactation consultant and has written a training manual and teaches care providers to care for newborns, preemies and multiples.
In 2013 Leeann started a childcare referral agency where she puts families in need of childcare together with the various childcare options available in her area, of course promoting Au pair in America as the most reliable and cost effective form of childcare.[link_popup id=’2213′ link_text=’Click to open popup’ name=’June 2014 pop-up’]