Ruth is a licensed attorney specialized in criminal law. Ruth has two children born through surrogacy in the United States. Following the birth of her first child in 2003, Ruth dedicated herself to surrogacy, becoming a consultant for couples and individuals from all backgrounds and orientations. Ruth has also consulted for international surrogacy agencies, fertility centers and clinics as well as media and academic institutions. Ruth was the co-founder of the first independent website directed at international intended parents with holistic, unbiased information about surrogacy in the United States.