by Sam everingham
Posted on 2017-03-29 at 04:22:31
Shirley is Dutch but has been living in Crete, Greece for more than 10 years. She has experiences fertility issues herself in the past and now coordinates all Dutch and English speaking patients through MFI’s different fertility programmes. Due to her past experience in dealing with overseas customers for travel arrangements as a tour operator Shirley helps couples with concierge services, logistics and Cretan hospitality. Shirley has great compassion and care towards couples due to her personal experiences in this field.
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