The Team

Lactation Consultant

Mary Lynne Biener


Mary Lynne started as a student at the International Breastfeeding Centre in 2009 and has since become a staff IBCLC, Clinical Practice Co-Coordinator, and faculty for the Centre for Breastfeeding Education. Prior to her tenure at IBC, Mary Lynne worked as a crisis line counsellor at the Assaulted Women’s Helpline and volunteered at the the Toronto Rape Crisis Centre/Multicultural Women Against Rape. Recently, Mary Lynne was part of the research team for a groundbreaking paper on the transmasculine experience of conception, pregnancy, birth, and infant feeding, to be published in the near future. She has a really great kid named Grace, who inspired her to follow this career path, and has been married to her husband John for over a decade.