Meet Marquita

With the purpose of being of service to others, Marquita became a holistic birth Doula to educate and help empower expecting mothers during pregnancy and labor. She received her certification in 2019, and she hit the ground running in 2020 by partnering with the Atlanta Doula Collective in their efforts to bridge the gap in maternal wellness for black and brown families. In the efforts of utilizing her gifts and passion, Marquita also offers dance/movement sessions with her company The Dancing Doula (TM) to help keep moms moving and motivated to care for themselves while experiencing all the magical stages of pregnancy. The Dancing Doula (TM) is a manifestation of her love for dance and the creation of life. She is a Master Yoga teacher, Master Riki Practitioner, and with life long experience as a professional dancer and touring with artists such as Usher, Missy Elliot, Gwen Stefani, Snoop Dogg, and Chris Brown. Movement is her passion and she strives to show expecting mothers the importance their feminine and creative energy before, during, and after pregnancy.