Marilyn Butterfield has been providing direct services in infertility since 1987.
M’lyn helps couple build families through alternative methods of reproduction. M’lyn has been specializing in women’s health and infertility since 1987.
She is director and owner of Global Fertility Center, an agency providing a wide range of services for surrogacy and ovum donation, as well as infertility counseling and medical and legal referrals. Her background in psychiatric nursing and counseling enables her to carefully screen surrogates and egg donors while offering potential recipients a caring approach to alternative reproduction.
Global Fertility Center has been recognized for its qualified staff and professional approach in a field that is currently unregulated. The agency receives referrals from established IVF practices statewide.
Prior to founding Global Fertility Center, Butterfield had a private practice in fertility counseling that focused on stress management and problem solving for individuals and groups. Her previous experience also includes seven years as Assistant Director of Adult Community Mental Health Services for San Francisco, where she managed eight clinical service programs handling more than 4,000 clients annually.
Butterfield received her master’s degree in psychiatric nursing from the University of California and her bachelor’s degree in nursing from University of Pennsylvania. She has been a frequent speaker at seminars and events focusing on infertility issues, and has been interviewed on infertility trends by U.S. and international press.
The Mission of the Global Fertility Center is building families through alternative methods of reproduction. We strive to create an atmosphere of sensitivity, mutual respect and love where one family can lend a helping hand to another family in need.