Anayah R. Sangodele-Ayoka
Nurse-Midwife, Women's Health Advocate, and Yogi in Charlotte, North Carolina
Anayah Sangodele-Ayoka, CNM, MSN, RN, MSEd is a nurse-midwife and innovative culture worker leveraging digital media to impact health and parenting. Clinically, she cares for women across the life span at an independent birth center in Charlotte, NC. Anayah also writes, speaks and consults with organizations on using social media to deepen community building and leverage social change. Anayah is a co-founder of Black Breastfeeding Week, co-editor of Free to Breastfeed: Voices from Black Mothers (Praeclarus Press), and consultant with MomsRising. Her work has been written about on Salon.com, HuffPost, Ms. Magazine, mater mea, MyBrownBaby and Think Progress.