Lisa Randall

Retail Assistant, Doula

Lisa runs a house full of little redheads; Lucus (9), MaKenzie (4) and Hayden (2). Birth, babies, and breastfeeding are her passions and she enjoys learning all she can on each of those topics, including recently completing her birth doula training. She's currently cloth diapering Hayden and is a Bravado certified maternity and nursing bra fitter. When not working or running around with her littles she enjoys crocheting and reading. Lisa looks forward to assisting you with all your pregnancy and parenting needs!

Dawn Crist

Breastfeeding Counselor



Breastfeeding counselors are mothers who each have personal experience breastfeeding.  Dawn has four children and years of experience counseling breastfeeding mothers in the CR area. Breastfeeding counselors are independently certified through Breastfeeding USA.  BB&B is pleased to offer the Cedar Rapids Chapter of BFUSA use of our classroom space for meetings and breastfeeding consultations. 

Find out more about Breastfeeding Support on our Services page.

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Tammy Bayer, CD(DONA), LCCE

Owner, Doula, Childbirth Educator,

Certified Breastfeeding Support Specialist


Tammy is the homeschooling mother of an active 12 year old daughter who often helps mom at work.  Tammy is a certified birth doula through DONA International and a postpartum doula. She is a certified childbirth educator with Lamaze and a Lamaze Certified Breastfeeding Support Educator.


Tammy has been working with pregnant and birthing women since the birth of her daughter in 2003. Prior to that she was a special education teacher. Tammy enjoys using her teaching background while working with children of all ages and to educate women about their birthing options.  She is available to speak to groups about a wide variety of pregnancy, birthing and parenting topics.  Learn more about doula services on our Doula Registry page.      

We are very fortunate to have a wonderful group of women brought together to fulfill our mission of supporting growing families in Eastern Iowa. 


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Susan Petersmith

Office & Retail Assistant


Cera Wilkins

Office & Retail Assistant

Cera joined the BB&B team In the spring of 2013.  She is the proud mother of Coraline (6) and Van (1)!  Cera used cloth diapers and carriers with her daughter and was excited to jump back into the CD and carrier world when her son arrived!  Cera is a Bravado Certified Bra Fitter.