Fertility and Family Building Support with Resolve New England | Season 2: Episode 2

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Fertility and Family Building Support with Resolve New England

Welcome back listeners! On this week’s episode of our Wicked Good Pregnancy series, we are discussing fertility and family building support with Resolve New England, a local non-profit. This is an important conversation for so many families, and we are sure you are going to love learning and hearing from Operations Manager, Emily Lindblad, and Executive Director, Kate Weldon LeBlanc.   

About Our Guest 

fertility and family building support with resolve new englandKATE WELDON LEBLANC is the Executive Director of Resolve New England (RNE), a non-profit organization dedicated to building a caring community in New England to support, inform, and advocate for all those struggling to grow their families. Kate and her husband Joe experienced years of infertility and loss on their road to parenthood, which makes them very passionate about the RNE mission. They are now the proud and grateful parents of a teenager named Sophie. Prior to her arrival at RNE, Kate worked for the Center for Early Relationship Support of Jewish Family & Children’s Service, the Child Advocacy and Government Relations departments of Boston Children’s Hospital, and the Massachusetts Legislature. She holds a Bachelor of Social Work from Skidmore College and a Master of Public Affairs from University of Massachusetts Boston.
fertility and family building support with resolve new englandEMILY LINDBLAD is the Operations Manager at Resolve New England. In this role, she is responsible for the planning and implementation of programs and services, including RNE’s hallmark peer support groups. Emily’s introduction to RNE came in the midst of her own family building struggles and she is now the grateful and tired parent of 10-year-old triplets and is honored to be able to support those that are still on their family building journey.

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Shannon and Meghan headshotsWHO | The Wicked Good Momcast is hosted by Shannon Gibson + Meghan Block, two local moms with a heart for community and with an undeniable connection that we hope you’ll hear through our voices. 

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Links We Mentioned (Or Should Have…)

Infertility to Adoption :: A Fight for a Family

10 Ways to Support Someone Navigating Pregnancy Loss

All Things Baby :: Boston-Area Resources for Pregnancy, Postpartum, and Newborn Care

Shannon Gibson
Shannon started following Boston Moms on social media before she even lived in the Boston area! She credits her passion for the brand to the way it served her personally before she ever contributed to it. Though Shannon moved to Boston to support her husband’s career, Boston Moms was the unexpected gift and opportunity she had no idea was waiting for her. Shannon is mom to Elizabeth (2016) and Anderson (2018). She has been married to her husband, Benjamin, since 2012. Benjamin is a filmmaker and owner of Boston production company Magnus Films. In her free time, Shannon enjoys going to the beach, browsing antique stores, hiking with her family, traveling, reading, and watching movies with her husband.