Kendra Shelby, IBCLC, CLC, is an early childhood educator who fell in love with the art of breastfeeding after having her first child. She was the first in three generations to breastfeed, little did she know this would change the pattern of feeding infants for generations to come. She is a proud mother of three children, who all came with a set of breastfeeding challenges. She has breastfed late preterm infants, tongue tied children, and slow weight gain children. She is a board-certified lactation consultant, childbirth educator, and certified lactation counselor, and the host of Spilling the Milk, a parenting podcast in the Chicago area that covers topics on prenatal, postpartum, lactation and much more.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Kendra Shelby has an employment relationship with Rush-Copley Medical Center and is a consultant with Balanced Breastfeeding Solutions. She receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc. She has no relevant financial relationships with ineligible organizations.

Non-financial: Kendra Shelby is a podcast host of Spilled Milk.