Tsuen Wan Belvedere Square

Ms. Katharine

Ms. Katharine is from Port Elizabeth, South Africa. She graduated from Nelson Mandela University with a Bachelor of Science degree majoring in Biochemistry and Microbiology. After graduating, she obtained her TEFL and decided to come teach and live in Hong Kong. In her free-time she enjoys reading books, drinking coffee and going to the beach. Ms. Katharine is very excited to meet all her new students!

Ms. Paxton

Ms. Paxton is from Durban, South Africa. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts Degree in Creative Brand Communication. After receiving her degree, she went traveling through the United States working as an au pair. She decided to complete her TEFL and head to Hong Kong. She is looking forward to experiencing a new culture.

Mr. Matthew

Mr. Matthew is from the U.S. state of Connecticut. He received a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Connecticut, with a major in History and a minor in English. He received a TESOL certification and decided to come to Hong Kong for its unique culture and history. He is looking forward to helping young learners develop their confidence and abilities.

Mr. Kevin

Mr. Kevin is from Port Elizabeth, South Africa. He obtained his Bachelor of Science Honor’s Degree in Environmental Geography from Nelson Mandela University and he has 5 years’ experience as a sustainability consultant to various industries throughout Africa. Despite having visited many African countries, this is his first time in Asia and he is excited to be a part of the Monkey Tree team here in Hong Kong. Mr. Kevin enjoys getting to know new people and cultures.

Mr. Damon

Mr. Damon is from Pretoria, South Africa. He has a Bachelor's degree in Motion Picture Medium. After teaching in Japan, he hopes to now explore Hong Kong and learn more about its language and culture. As a teacher, he loves to see children improve their English and deeply values helping them achieve their goals.

Mr. Stephani

Ms Stephani recently started her career at Monkey Tree. She graduated from the University of South Africa with a Bachelor’s Degree in Genetics and Microbiology. She is from a small town in South Africa where she has been working for a diagnostic laboratory for seven years, until she decided to join the Monkey Tree team. She believes education holds the key to the future and believes that teaching is a very rewarding career. For that reason, she decided to start teaching while also having the opportunity to travel and see the world.