Ms. Christelle is from Port Elizabeth, South Africa. She completed her university degree in English language and literature at the Nelson Mandela University. Ms. Christelle completed her TEFL training during her last year of university before moving to Hong Kong. She enjoys traveling, trying new food and adventures!
Ms. Louisa is from Devon on the South coast of England. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Journalism from the University for the Creative Arts. Before teaching at Monkey Tree, she worked as a journalist and publicist in London for five years. Miss Louisa enjoys the great outdoors and can often be found hiking, snorkeling or mountain climbing in her free time. She also enjoys traveling and pottery. She is very happy to be teaching young learners and enjoys putting a smile on people’s faces.
Ms. Bianca is from South Africa. She was born in Johannesburg, grew up in Durban, and stayed in Cape Town for a few years. She obtained her Bachelor of Business administration degree in Psychology and business management from the University of South Africa in 2013 and is currently studying her postgraduate certificate in education. She completed her TEFL course in 2017 and is very excited to be working in Hong Kong. Ms. Bianca loves the outdoors; hiking and camping are on her to-do list for Hong Kong. She is very passionate about teaching and loves to work with children. She is looking forward to an awesome stay in Hong Kong!
Mr. Ben studied an Incorporated Masters at the University of Glasgow in politics. Whilst studying he worked for a British charity as a youth worker where he honed his skills in leadership and the creation of educational resources. He founded international non-profit, From Yesterday For Tomorrow, in 2012. From 2015 – 2016, Mr. Ben was also Director of Education for a Hong Kong based non-profit organization. Since 2012, he has worked with over 10,000 students, educating them against the dangers of prejudice. In his spare time, Mr. Ben also loves keeping fit and watching scary movies!
Ms. Jeanette is an experienced educator from the United States with over 10 years of classroom experience. She has taught English in South Korea, the USA, and in Mainland China in Shanghai and Shenzhen. Her university training is in English and she is pursuing her Master’s Degree in Education through a US based university. She is excited to be teaching in Hong Kong.