Jan Riordan

Kansas United States
(b. 1934 - d. 2018)

Notification from La Leche League International, September 21, 2018:

With gratitude we celebrate the life of Leader Jan Riordan who recently died. Jan, a steadfast supporter of LLLI, author of the book, “Breastfeeding and Human Lactation" and many other lactation supportive books, taught nursing at the University of Kansas, USA educating future generations about the art of breastfeeding. She was among a panel of experts who helped in the development of what became the International Board of Lactation Consultant Examiners (IBLCE) exam.

Jan was married to Dr. Hugh Riordan, MD, former president of the American Holistic Medicine Association and former LLLI Board member.

Another link is added here with more details about Jan's life. Posted by Fran Dereszynski, Friends of La Leche League Board Member, October 2018.