Meet Us



 

Krista Dragun


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Krista Dragun is a Certified Childbirth Educator, Birth and Postpartum Doula as well as a Homebirth Midwife. She is a trained Birthing From Within Mentor and her childbirth education certification is through ALACE. Her doula training was taken through The Center for the Childbearing Year in 2002, and she started attending births shortly after.

Krista is the mother of two beautiful children, Kazimer who is 11, Aviana who is 9, and wife to Nick, an artist and photographer. As a family they love to go camping, hiking, canoeing, swimming (a favorite of both), gardening, and raising their chickens and goats (another favorite of the kids, collecting the eggs).

 

 

 

Whitney Kolongowski


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Whitney Kolongowski is a Childbirth Educator, a Dancing for Birth Instructor, an Assistant Midwife for a local homebirth practice as well as a Birth and Postpartum Doula.  She graduated from Birthwise Midwifery School after completing her midwifery apprenticeship in Oregon at Andaluz Waterbirth Center and in a small village in Senegal. In 2007, Whitney became a CPM (Certified Professional Midwife) and was licensed in the state of Texas. She worked with Heart of Texas Midwives before starting her family and then moving to Michigan.

Whitney is the mom to 3 children (Tate, Elias and Inanna who are 8, 5 and 3 years old). She is a proud and actively involved resident of Touchstone Cohousing Community with her husband, James and children. She loves baking, gardening as well as playing softball.