Claretta has been a Willow Tree volunteer for several years. She graduated from Michigan State University with dual bachelors degrees in Education and Political Science. Claretta serves on the Michigan Board of Licensed Midwifery. She is an advocate for natural birth, breastfeeding, and conscious parenting. Her passion for marginalized families brought her to Willow Tree Family Center.
Claretta is originally from the south suburbs of Chicago,Illinois. She has lived in Lansing for 14 years with her spouse and 5 children.