Agroterra Birth Team
Lisa Gendron (pronouns she/her) is the founder of Agroterra Birth. She has been a doula since 2007 and worked extensively with families in pregnancy, birth and the postpartum. In her final months of midwifery training, Lisa plans to support pregnant, and birthing and postpartum people after her certification is complete. Lisa is a certified Birth Doula (Childbirth International) and Birthing From Within® Mentor. She is the mother of three children, an artist, passionate community advocate and lover of all things green.
A long time board member of The Rhode Island Birth Network, Co-founder of the RI Home Birth Collective and Open Circle: Wellness and Education for Families- Lisa is deeply invested in the birth community in her state. She is a long member of Doulas of Rhode Island, and International Association of Birth Photographers.
Committed to access for all families- Lisa works with income based fees and in all her work strives to increase access to doula support, photography, information and advocacy for all families.
Sianna Plavin (pronouns she/ her) is a DONA trained doula and midwifery student based in Providence, RI. She provides birthing people and families with thoughtful and compassionate doula care, honoring and holding space for each person, on their terms. Currently in her 4th semester of midwifery school, she brings her deepening clinical knowledge to her doula work, offering support rooted in the physiology and psychology of pregnancy, birth, and the postpartum period. Sianna is committed to expanding doula access with income-based fees, creative approaches to care, and informed advocacy. Sianna is also a musician and farmer with a background in international peace studies and community health.