Jackie Tryon is a registered nurse and certified lactation consultant who has spent over 40 years working with breastfeeding mothers in multiple clinical settings, including in a Neonatal Intensive Care Nursery, newborn nursery, post-partum floor, and as an inpatient lactation consultant in a pediatric hospital. She also worked for over a decade in her husband Tom’s solo pediatric practice as an office lactation consultant. Most recently, she was a lactation consultant for a large and busy outpatient pediatric practice in Kansas City.
Jackie is the proud mother of four children: Chris, Rebecca, Andy and Jack, with three of the four children practicing in healthcare and the youngest working as an associate teacher. Besides her husband and children, her passion is heirloom sewing, gardening and interior decorating. Along with Tom, her lucky husband of 38 years, they live in Smithville, Missouri just outside of Kansas City.