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Stephanie Spencer, executive director of Urban Baby Beginnings

Stephanie Spencer, executive director of the nonprofit Urban Baby Beginnings, which helps pregnant people access doula care, speaks with former Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam and the state's former first lady Pamela Northam in 2019. The commonwealth is launching a doula Medicaid reimbursment program this spring. (Photo courtesy of the Governor of Virginia Ralph Northam via Flickr.)