Fai Chi Kei
Mr Dave is from the United Kingdom. His background is in journalism. Fun fact: he once met the Queen. He enjoys self-improvement and this was part of his motivation for moving away. He is passionate about fitness, travel, history and socialising. People are interesting and you can learn a lot from them. He is highly spirited and is always looking for the next challenge or adventure. He hopes to inspire others, and in future to write a book!
Ms Tiffany is originally from Washington State, in the USA. She obtained her Bachelor of Business Administration from Gonzaga University, and later chose to pursue a TEFL certificate. She originally moved to Macau in 2012, and lives here with her husband and her two dogs. She enjoys playing video games, eating spicy food, and taking her dogs for walks in the park. She loves Macau, and is very excited to join Monkey Tree!
Ms Cynthia was raised in British Columbia, Canada. She obtained her Bachelor’s Degree in Psychology at the University of British Columbia in Vancouver. She loves interacting with young children! Her goals are to make a difference to the kids and to be a good role model. She believes that teaching the children moral values is just as important as teaching them English. In her free time, she loves to exercise, shop and most importantly watch the NBA!
Mr Philippe was born in Hengelo, the Netherlands. He obtained a Bachelor of Journalism degree at Windesheim University and his passion for the English language triggered him to obtain a TEFL degree afterwards. He has lived and worked in Versailles, France, previously and after several of his travels he fell in love with Macau! Mr. Philippe loves creating animations, spending time with his fiancée and reading international literature. But most of he enjoys seeing his students progress and take steps towards a great future!
Ms. Candice is from a small town called Uitenhage in the Eastern Cape of beautiful South Africa. She obtained her BA degree in Media, Communication and Culture from the Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University in Port Elizabeth, South Africa. Before obtaining her TEFL certificate and moving to Macau in August 2018, Ms. Candice was a high school teacher first before working as a news reporter in the media industry for 2 years. Ms. Candice is also a published short story writer whose work appears frequently in a national South African magazine. She decided to combine her passion for languages and love for kids and moved to Macau. In her free time Ms. Candice loves to read, explore Macau and Hong Kong with her fiancé and write more short stories.
Ms Lisa hails from sunny Johannesburg, South Africa. She completed her BA Politics and BA (Honours) Public Management and Governance at the University of Johannesburg in 2014, and completed her TEFL Certificate in 2017. She has a background in projects administration and training. In her free time, Ms Lisa enjoys socialising over a cup of coffee, hiking, and enjoying new experiences. Macau is a whole new adventure! She looks forward to imparting her love and knowledge of the English language to young students through fun interactive classes. She is excited to be part of the Monkey Tree family!