Silja Seppänen

Silja Seppänen is a private midwife, lactation consultant and a founder of Vauvantai, a national prenatal education resource in Finland. She hosts free websites with antenatal education and natural treatments for maintaining female reproductive health. Silja Seppänen has actively lobbied to provide Finnish women with more choices in pregnancy and childbirth, working together with both private and public heath care. Silja witnessed her first birth as a missionary kid in Kenya at the age of 9, and has been on her midwife’s path ever since.