MilkWorks O

10818 Elm Street
Rockbrook Village
Omaha, NE 68144
402-502-4676 (fax)

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Hours of Operation
9am - 5pm
Open until 8pm on Tuesdays!

Holiday Hours and Weather Closings

Available Services

Breastfeeding Consultations
Breast Pumps & Scales
Breastfeeding Information Center
Group Support
Weight Checks
Breastfeeding Supplies and Accessories

Lactation Consultants
Our Staff

Kathy Leeper, MD, IBCLC, FAAP, FABM
Breastfeeding Medicine Specialist

Dr. Leeper is a graduate of the University of Nebraska - College of Medicine. She completed her pediatric residency in Minneapolis and spent four years in a private pediatric practice before becoming one of the first Breastfeeding Medicine Specialists in the country.  Dr. Leeper maintained a very busy practice at MilkWorks in Lincoln from 2001 – 2013. She currently resides in Kansas City and has a limited clinical practice at MilkWorks. Dr. Leeper was honored as a Fellow in the Academy of Breastfeeding Medicine in 2009.

Ann Seacrest, BA, BSN, RN, IBCLC
Executive Director,
Ann graduated from the University of California-Santa Cruz in 1976 with a BA in art and psychology. She graduated from the University of Nebraska Medical Center - College of Nursing in 1995. Prior to being a co-founder of MilkWorks in 2001, Ann worked as a childbirth educator, doula, health care lobbyist, and postpartum nurse. Ann earned her IBCLC certification in 2001.

Anne Easterday, LLL-L, BA, IBCLC
Lactation Consultant

Anne has been an accredited La Leche League leader since 1992 and has also served as a member of La Leche League’s United States Council and Board of Directors. She earned her IBCLC certification in 2008, and in 2015, Anne graduated from Union Institute and University with a major in Maternal Child Health – Lactation Consulting. Anne joined the lactation team at MilkWorks O in March 2015.

Debbie Erikson, BSN, MSN, RN, IBCLC
Lactation Consultant

Debbie graduated from the University of Nebraska - College of Nursing in 1976. She earned her MSN in Advanced Practice Nursing from the University of New Mexico - College of Nursing in 1989, and was certified as an IBCLC in 1993. Prior to joining MilkWorks in 2013, Debbie worked as a public health nurse, hospital staff nurse, and childbirth educator. Debbie serves as the Senior Lactation Consultant at MilkWorks O.

McKenzie Jones, IBCLC, BS
Lactation Consultant

McKenzie received her Bachelors of Science in Maternal Child Health from Union Institute and University in 2012 and became an IBCLC in 2013.  McKenzie currently works part time at Methodist Jennie Edmundson Hospital in Council Bluffs in addition to taking care of mothers at MilkWorks O. While McKenzie started out as a doula, she quickly fell in love with helping breastfeeding mothers.

Jenny Petersen, RN, IBCLC
Lactation Consultant

Jenny received her ADN from Southeast Community College in 2013. She joined MilkWorks O in March 2015 as a Breastfeeding Educator and Mom Talk facilitator. She knew she wanted to work more in-depth with moms and babies, which led her to pursue her IBCLC. 

Christi Schill, BSN, RN, IBCLC
Lactation Consultant

Christi received her BSN from Briar Cliff College in 2000, after attending the University of Iowa. Prior to joining MilkWorks O in September 2015, she worked as a transplant nurse, emergency room nurse and a NICU lactation consultant. Christi currently works part time at Methodist Women’s Hospital in addition to taking care of mothers at MilkWorks O.

Meredith Willits, Director, MilkWorks O

Education + Support Team at MilkWorks O
Amy Rikli
Angie Cantrell
Ashley Perdunn
Becky Nelson
Jessica Close
Kim Gazaryan
Lisa Cooper-Ohm

Joanne Lathrop, office assistant