Nomkhumbi Mkhize is a Canadian-born South African with a Zulu background. While studying to be an herbalist for over ten years, she became a certified medicinal herb farmer in 2020. She has achieved her certificate as a Doula with the Nesting Doula Collective specialising in BIPOC women and babies. She is now studying to be an acupuncturist with the desire and intention of creating a holistic healing clinic in the future. In conjunction with her current skills and experiences, she plans to bring health and wellness to her community. She is currently residing in Victoria, British Columbia Canada with her son.