Leighann Calentine

Leighann Calentine founded D-Mom Blog after her daughter was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes at the age of three. She has become one of the most visible bloggers in the Diabetes Online Community, earning a spot in Sharecare Now's Top 10 Online Influencers.

Leighann's freelance work has been published on sites such as Disney Family.com and she has been quoted in Diabetes Forecast, The Wall Street Journal, Parenting, Women's World, and Self Magazine.

Leighann's book Kids First, Diabetes Second: tips for parenting a child with type 1 diabetes is available in paperback and as an eBook.

She is available as a contributing writer, as a spokesperson, for appearances, and for book signings.