Jerri Lynn Carlisle, RN, IBCLC


Jerri, a native of Tuscaloosa joined West Alabama Pediatrics and Mommy & Me Lactation Services in June 2016. Jerri began her career as a labor and delivery nurse in the Tuscaloosa/Northport area, where she discovered a love of assisting new moms with breastfeeding. After thirteen years in labor and delivery, Jerri chose to pursue lactation consulting full time and became an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC). As a lactation nurse, she became acquainted with many of the challenges facing mothers and babies. She also worked closely with area pediatricians to develop individual feeding plans for babies who needed extra support.
Jerri and the physicians of West Alabama Pediatrics believe that breastfeeding benefits the baby, mother and family. We are committed to doing everything we can to support mom and baby and to help meet mom's individualized breastfeeding goals.


Kristyn Junkin, RN, IBCLC


Kristyn Junkin is a Pickens County, AL native. She currently lives there with her husband Ryan Junkin and two small children Maddox and Heidi. Ryan works as a Mechanical Engineer at Nucor Steel. After graduating from Gordo High School in 2010, Kristyn pursued a degree in Nursing at Bevill State Community College and graduated in 2013 as a Registered Nurse. Kristyn had a heart for Labor & Delivery and breastfeeding and worked at a local hospital until joining West Alabama Pediatrics in 2017 . She continued to pursue her passion for breastfeeding and obtained her International Board Certified Lactation Consultant (IBCLC) Certification. Kristyn enjoys being part of the lactation team at Mommy & Me Lactation Services at West Alabama Pediatrics! In Kristyn's spare time, she enjoys family, going to church, fishing and being outdoors. Her favorite thing is being a mother, which she feels gives her purpose.