Our Team

We are a Black and Latinx-led nonprofit organization working to reduce maternal and infant mortality disparities in the Wichita area through community-led initiatives.

Wichita Birth Justice Society Board of Directors

Sapphire Garcia-Lies Founder & President
Shana Chivon Stephens
Vice President
Pamaline King-Burns Treasurer/ Board Member
Alexandria Ware Board Secretary/Board Member
Melody McCray-Miller Board Member/ Advocacy Director
L’Oreal Benitez Board Member
Chris & Aonya Barnett Board Members
Paigton Mayes, PhD. Board Member

Neighborhood Doula Advocates Team