ALLAYA COOKS-CAMPBELL is an Associate Editor at Well Rounded. She is a writer, yoga instructor, and a born-and-bred New Yorker. She is the mother of a feisty toddler and step-mommy to two equally feisty teens. Living in Queens with her husband, Damany, Allaya tries to raise her family with equal doses of optimism, discipline, and mostly age-appropriate humor. You can find her musings on motherhood on her site, babydroppings and see more about her yoga classes on Instagram.
Angela Le is a leading integrative fertility expert, founder of Founder of Fifth Avenue Fertility Wellness in New York City, and one of the first acupuncturists in the country to focus exclusively on fertility. Since 2001, she has dedicated her practice to support, treat and empower thousands of patients. As a thought leader in the women’s health movement, Angela is committed to spreading a message that embraces infertility as a powerful opportunity for transformation and a catalyst for deeper healing and awakening.
Anita Mirchandani, M.S, R.D, C.D.N received a B.A. from NYU and a M.S. in Clinical Nutrition from NYU. After completing a dietetic internship at New York-Presbyterian hospital, Anita is a practicing Registered Dietitian. Anita also maintains current fitness certifications in indoor cycling, kickboxing, group exercise, and personal training. As of June 2014, Anita represents the New York State Dietetic Association as a media spokesperson. She is also an AFPA certified prenatal and postnatal exercise specialist. Currently, Anita consults on all things nutrition related for food and beverage start-ups. She is the resident dietitian at Yummy Spoonfuls and contributes content to various platforms. Follow @FitNutAnita on Twitter and Instagram to be part of the conversation!
Deb Flashenberg CD(DONA), LCCE, E-RYT- 500 is the founder and Director of the Prenatal Yoga Center in NYC. She is also a certified labor support doula, certified Lamaze Childbirth Educator and mother of two young children. For the past 15 years, Deb has been dedicated herself to educating, advocating and empowering new and expectant mothers. Deb is also the host of the podcast Yoga | Birth | Babies found on iTunes and Sticher.
Emily Edgar is a NYC-based makeup artist and mama to sweet new babe, Margaux. Typically you can find her on set with top models and actors alike, testing all the newest makeup/skincare products on the market and spreading beauty across the wide open expanses.
Brooklyn mom Emily May, co-founder and Executive Director of Hollaback! and co-founder of the People’s Supper.
Emily Murphy is Well Rounded's editorial intern. She's an English/Creative Writing major at Hunter College who loves everything to do with movies, music, comics, space and anything geeky/nerdy. If she's not reading a science fiction or fantasy book, she's trying to write one.