Betty Neal,RN., M.N., IBCLC, is a founding member of Reaching Our Sisters Everywhere Inc. (ROSE). Betty has worked in women’s health for over 30 years. She completed certification as a Women’s Health Nurse Practitioner from Emory University. She recently retired from the State of Georgia Department of Human Resources, DeKalb County Board of Health as a public health nurse and program administration where she managed, developed and implemented numerous statewide and local public health programs. Her past experiences include instruction in a baccalaureate nursing program and mother-baby nursing in a large urban hospital. She has a passion for mothers and babies and believes we must support and nurture our mothers who will nurture our babies”.