Jeanette McCulloch, IBCLC

Jeanette McCulloch, IBCLC

Jeanette McCulloch, IBCLC

Director of Communications

Jeanette McCulloch, IBCLC, provides strategic communications support to MANA, including overseeing MANA's social media and member communications. She partners with MANA's team of volunteer online community managers (OCMs) to ensure MANA has a consistent online presence. She provides the OCMs with training, support, and strategy development. She also partners with the Communications Chair as the acting press officer. Jeanette is the co-founder of BirthSwell and a true believer in the power of communications to create change. BirthSwell is an organization improving infant and maternal health - and changing the way we talk about birth and breastfeeding - by simplifying communications and new media for birth and breastfeeding professionals and advocates. She has been using strategic communications and messaging to change policy, spread new ideas, and build thriving businesses for more than 20 years. Jeanette is honored to be working with local, statewide, national and international birth and breastfeeding organizations and advocates that are committed to increasing women's access to high-quality care and information. Jeanette unplugs while splashing around with her two children in the gorges of her hometown, Ithaca, NY.