5930 South 58th Street, Suite W (in the Trade Center)
Lincoln, NE 68516
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Hours of Operation
9am - 5pm
Open until 8pm on Tuesdays!
Please note: we will no longer be open on Sundays. We hope that our Tuesday evening hours will help you to access our services.
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, firstname.lastname@example.org
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.
Teresa Flattery, ADN, RN, IBCLC
Teresa has an Associate Degree in Nursing from Iowa Central Community College. She has worked as a public health nurse, office nurse, grief counselor, parish nurse and as an Obstetric and Pediatric Case Manager. Teresa has been part of the MilkWorks team in Lincoln since 2004, working as a certified lactation counselor and registered nurse. She earned her IBCLC certification in 2014.
Meghan Gerken, an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) will provide personalized lactation support in the privacy of your own home if you live within 30 miles of York.
Kristi Lord, RN, IBCLC
Kristi graduated Northwest University, Kirkland Washington with a BSN in 2005. She has experience in obstetrics, labor/delivery, postpartum as well as NICU. Following her passion for maternal and child health, Kristi obtained her IBCLC in 2017. Kristi currently works part time at Methodist Women’s Hospital in addition to taking care of mothers at MilkWorks.
Jenny Maestas, BA, IBCLC
Jenny graduated from the University of Nebraska in Kearney with a BA in Psychology. Prior to joining the MilkWorks staff in 2011, she was the Director of Women’s Ministries with the Christian Student Fellowship at the University of Nebraska in Lincoln. Jenny worked as a Breastfeeding Educator at MilkWorks (Lincoln) until she was awarded her IBCLC in 2014.
Suzy Meyers, LLL-L, IBCLC
Suzy attended the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She has been assisting breastfeeding mothers as an accredited La Leche League Leader since 1996. Suzy was certified as an IBCLC in 2002 and is the Senior Lactation Consultant at MilkWorks (Lincoln). She has been providing lactation care to mothers at MilkWorks for over 13 years.
Melinda Tockey, RN, IBCLC
Mindee graduated from Bryan LGH - College of Health Sciences as a Registered Nurse in 2003, and became an IBCLC in 2013. She brings with her a wealth of family health, pediatric, NICU and maternal fetal expertise from her many years of experience in both hospital and outpatient clinic settings. Mindee joined the MilkWorks team in 2016.
Education + Support Team
Finance + Development Team
Amanda Hanson, Accounting Specialist
Amber O'Hara, Billing Assistant
Betty Holen, Clinic Assistant
Dannie Elwood, Insurance Contracts & Credentialing
Holly Principe, Assistant
Lori Sohl, Retail Assistant
Rochelle Dahlquist, Billing Specialist
Sarah Dunbar, Client & Development