Meet the Team - Suffolk Babies


Amanda Houchen

Amanda Houchen

Amanda is a Mum of two and covers the West of Ipswich and Saxmundham, teaching the Essential Preparation for Birth Workshop, and baby classes. Amanda comes from a Communications background but spent two years running a local toddler group before joining the Suffolk Babies team. Amanda can be contacted directly on amanda@suffolkbabies.co.uk

Claire Miller

Claire Miller

Claire is one of our Essential Preparation for Birth Workshop teachers and is also part of the Suffolk Cloth Nappy Library.

Gemma Gooch

Gemma Gooch

Gemma Gooch covers Felixstowe and Stowmarket and teaches our Essential Preparation for Birth Workshop alongside baby and toddler classes. Gemma is a mum of two, who lives in Felixstowe. You can find Gemma’s classes on the timetable, and contact her directly on gemma@suffolkbabies.co.uk.

Jenny Lord

Jenny Lord

Jenny is a mum of three girls, whose own birth experiences have led her to be passionate about supporting and educating parents, both during pregnancy and in those challenging early months and years. Jenny teaches the Essential Preparation for Birth Workshop, Munchkins and Explorers classes in the Manningtree, Lawford and East Bergholt areas.

John Reynolds

John Reynolds

John Reynolds is the creator and teacher of our Strong4Life and Core Club fitness classes. John is a keen long distance runner and has extensively trained in massage, remedial massage, soft tissue techniques, anatomy and physiology, biomechanics, postural assessment, nutrition and the management of clients in a professional, clinical environment. John treats clients who have musculoskeletal injury, pain or dysfunction caused by any of life's stresses and from all walks of life.