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Birthday: December 31
Sharon LaMothe has been in the Infertility Industry since 1998 when she signed her first Gestational Surrogacy contract. She subsequently gave birth to twin girls and in 2000 was invited to join a FL law firm recruiting and managing surrogacy arrangements. After leaving the legal arena in 2003, Sharon then co-owned and operated Surrogacy Consultants of Florida, LLC, the first successful independent surrogacy agency in Florida. Sharon's responsibilities as an agency owner included interviewing new Surrogates/Carriers, educating and assisting Intended Parents and Surrogates/Carriers, managing relationships, mediation, and acting as liaison between clinics and doctors, attorneys, mental health professionals and other experts in the reproductive field. In January 2005 Sharon once again became a Gestational Carrier and gave birth to girl/boy twins for a same sex New York couple using an Egg Donor (giving birth at age 41!).
Sharon's educational background includes a Social Services major which encompassed classes in Crisis Identification and Intervention, Interviewing and Counseling, Communication in Groups and Organizations. Sharon's continuing education classes include Total Quality Management (TQM) and Shared Decision Making. She has offered her unique perspectives and expertise by holding round table discussions and speaking on the topic of Surrogacy and Third Party Family Building for SMART ART, RESOLVE, American Fertility Association, Fertile Dreams, American Association of Tissue Banks, Microsoft, LABS-Inc, and by arranging staff development luncheons and meetings with various clinics, hospitals and law offices. Sharon is a married mother of two, resides in Seattle Washington and is the owner of LaMothe Services, LLC, Infertility Answers and
LaMothe Surrogacy Consulting.