Lactation Counselors

Patty Ane HMMI Executive Director
Patty Ane, Executive Director


For over 20 years, Patty Ane has been an integral part of our HMMI family.  She is passionate about helping families throughout their breastfeeding journeys and educating new moms and the community about the benefits of breastfeeding. She is continually working with our lactation consultants to be able to provide the products and services that will best serve our community of families at little to no cost.



Victoria Roselli Lactation Expert

Victoria Roselli, BS, IBCLC

Victoria Roselli is an International Board Certified Lactation Consultant and is on the Planning Committee for the Mothers’ Milk Bank of Tennessee.  Mrs. Roselli earned her B.S. in Maternal Health and Lactation and earned credentials as an International Board Certified Lamaze Instructor and a Certified Newborn Care Specialist.  For over 10 years, she provided Lamaze instruction and newborn care through her private practice, and for over 13 months has provided lactation consultation through the Tennessee Breastfeeding Hotline and Pacify Inc.  Mrs. Roselli also worked as a regional Blood Donor Recruiter, in Chicago, where she gained experience planning donor events and reaching out to various organizations in support of hospital blood donor programs.  She currently resides with her husband in Scottsdale, Arizona, where she also enjoys swimming, cooking and frequent travel.


Sammee Albano Lactation Expert
Sammee Albano RN, IBCLC

Sammee Albano may be the newest Lactation Consultant on our HMMI team, but she has over 30 years of experience in supporting moms and babies in the challenges they may face in accomplishing breastfeeding goals. The more she learns about human milk and all the research that has been done regarding it, the more astounded she has become with the incomparable superiority of breastmilk for normal human development. Working with Hawaii Mothers Milk, Sammee feels blessed to continue to help a newborn make the transition into this world.  She has perfected the virtual visits with moms and babies, ensuring they are relaxed throughout the consultation experience.