About Tracy Wilson Peters
Tracy Wilson Peters, CLD, CLE, CCCE has been a lifelong advocate for families and babies. Married for over 19 years and mother to two amazing sons, Peters’ experience raising her own children led her to a love for supporting expectant families. This passion encouraged her to found CAPPA, Childbirth and Postpartum Professionals Association. Peters serves as both the CEO and as a faculty member for CAPPA. CAPPA is the largest childbirth organization in the world. For over a decade CAPPA's mission has been to offer comprehensive, evidence-based education, certification, professional membership, and training to childbirth educators, lactation educators, labor doulas, antepartum doulas, and postpartum doulas worldwide. CAPPA has offices in the United States, Canada, Israel, India, Caribbean and Ecuador, with plans to continue expanding world-wide. Peters, the mastermind behind CAPPA (which also happens to be the largest pregnancy organization on Facebook, with over 13,000 fans and growing), is known for her exceptional marketing abilities. She was even highlighted in the book Web Marketing for Dummies. Nationally known as a pregnancy expert, she has authored numerous journal and magazine articles, keeping both professionals and expectant families in tune to what is happening in the world of women’s healthcare. Peters has appeared on many television networks, including FOX, CBS, NBC, and ABC and has been featured in The Atlanta Journal, The Times (Gainesville), The Gwinnett Daily Post, Pregnancy and Newborn Magazine, Fit Pregnancy Magazine, Atlanta Parent Magazine, and Essence Magazine. Peters’ publications, videos, and educational materials are sold by top health education companies world-wide. Peters has been working with expectant women and families for more than 18 years, attending hundreds of births as a professional labor doula (professional childbirth assistant) in the process. She worked as the lead childbirth instructor for over seven years at Kaiser Permanente, the nations largest HMO, and taught childbirth education classes to more than 3000 families.
Learn more about Tracy at www.tracypeters.com