Asiyah was born and raised in the San Francisco Bay Area. She became interested in childbirth and birth work at the young age of seven when her eldest sister had her first baby. In 2005, she became a birth and postpartum doula and childbirth educator and worked teaching and doing doula work for about eight years. She then took a break to have some babies of her own. In the summer of 2016 she felt ready get back into birth work and became a Cornerstone Childbirth Educator. She has five children: ages 16, 13, 11, 3, and 1. She loves pregnancy and birth and finds it endlessly interesting.