NewbyMom.com is designed to help new moms reach their personal goals in life, health, fitness, beauty and community while at the same time remaining energetic and engaged parents!
WHY WE'RE DIFFERENT
Our team is 100 percent owned and run by moms who are dedicated to bringing new mothers resources right in their own communities. If you need to find a doctor, childcare or a school, you can find it by zip-code and look at what other moms have to say about the providers before making a decision. If you need to buy or sell used childrens toys, furniture or clothing, look no further than our marketplace for all of your needs. We also have a chat-room where you can discuss whatever you'd like with the NewbyMom.com community. If you're interested in bringing these resources to your community, please contact us!
Katie McManus Newingham, Editor-in-Chief
Katie brings over ten years of experience managing and supervising teams and projects, including management of a top 100 news site and supervising field teams in New Orleans post-Katrina. After experiencing the mostly joys but some frustrations motherhood can bring, she learned it does take a village to raise a child and wants to help create that village for local Moms. She holds a Master’s Degree in Converged Journalism from Regent University.
Amy Parsons Welch, Fitness Editor
Amy is an AFAA Certified Personal Trainer and aerobics instructor with a degree in communications from Appalachian State University. She owns Palmetto Fit Club. A marathon runner, Amy’s passion is to help other women realize their fitness potential. Look for Amy as the fitness instructor in a monthly 3 minute video, showcasing an exercise new moms can do to whip their bodies in shape!
Melissa Nelson, Health Editor
Melissa received her medical license from Midwestern University and completed a residency in family medicine at Advocate Christ Medical Center in Illinois. She practiced family medicine before the birth of her second son. Her passion is to connect with other moms and help them take care of themselves so they can take care of their families. She will answer subscribers’ questions concerning health-related topics, write a monthly column on wellness and oversee doctor reviews.
Angela May, Charleston Community Editor
Born with a love for writing, Angela May received her degree in broadcast journalism and has worked in newsrooms as a producer, editor, studio camera operator, reporter and anchor. Today she enjoys producing and hosting medical video projects for one of the biggest healthcare systems in Charleston, SC. Angela will spotlight Charleston events, people and blog about her adventures.
Kelly Knox, Beauty Editor
Trying every new product on the market, Kelly always knows the latest and greatest for skin and hair health. Kelly is a skin scientist holding an Esthetician license, which allows her to perform cellulite reduction treatments, facials and body wraps. Besides her little girl Ava, Kelly has a passion to empower women!