Cathy Rude

LM, CPM, has had an active home birth practice in Katy for over twenty years. She continues to do home births and since 2011 she does births at the Katy Birth Center as well.

Cathy has been married since 1971 and she and her husband, Gary have six children and six grandchildren. Cathy had the honor of catching three of them.

She has a passion for Jesus Christ and allowing Him to use her to minister to pregnant moms and their families.

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Connie Blokkum

MSN, CNM, IBCLC has worked with mothers and nursing babies for the past thirty years. She has a passion for empowering women to have the birth and breastfeeding experience they desire and hope for.

She has worked as a midwife at the Katy Birth Center as well as home births since 2010.

Connie has been married since 1981 and has three adult children and three grandsons. She is a follower of Jesus Christ, loves to travel and experience the great outdoors.

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Natalie Wommack

RN, LM, CPM has worked with birthing mothers for thirty years in a variety of settings. She has been a midwife since 2005 doing home births, and now also at the Katy Birth Center.

Natalie and her husband have five grown children and six grandchildren.

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MSN, CNM, RNc-OB, has been privileged to assist laboring mothers and their families in welcoming their newborns into the world since 1981, and is committed to empowering women to have the birth experience they deserve.  Previously, while working in the hospital setting, she was always a strong advocate for area Midwives and their clients, working diligently to make transfer of care into the hospital setting, when necessary, as seamless and supportive as possible.

She joined Katy Birth Center in April of 2017 after 34 years of both high and low risk hospital obstetrical care, in addition to running a home birth practice from 2011 to 2013.

Lynneece has been happily married since 1978 and has five adult children, two grandsons and three granddaughters.  She loves to travel and enjoys boating, snow skiing, and horseback riding.



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Chelsea Campbell

LMT, LM, CPM, has been active in the birth community as a doula and massage therapist since 2012.  She apprenticed at Katy Birth Center and loves educating and preparing new mothers for their adventures ahead.  She became a Licensed Midwife in 2016 and joined Katy Birth Center in 2017.

Chelsea grew up in Katy.  She and her husband have one son.