Paula Wright, RN, IBCLC
Paula Wright is Durham Connects' Clinical Director and Family Connects clinical consultant. She oversees the training and certification of nurses in the Family Connects protocol. She supports staff as well as makes home visits to families. She is a seasoned home visiting nurse with over 25 years experience working with families. Paula holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Nursing from the University of Delaware and is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant with experience assisting new moms and babies with breastfeeding. Before relocating to the Raleigh/Durham area to be near children and grandchildren, Paula worked with high risk pregnant women and newborns in Sussex County, Delaware. Prior to that, she worked in a Pediatric Extended Care Facility caring for infants and children with medical and developmental disabilities. Mother of four and grandmother of five (so far!), Paula loves supporting new parents in the early stages of parenting.