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Mr. Greg

Mr. Greg is from Glasgow, in beautiful Scotland. He has an Honors degree in Environmental Management and Planning. Mr. Greg has worked in a nuclear power plant and lived in Italy. He loves to teach children how to read and write. Mr. Greg is excited to be a part of the Monkey Tree team.

Mr. Conor

Mr. Conor is an enthusiastic and energetic teacher born and raised in rural Ireland. He has a bachelor’s degree in English from Maynooth University and is a certified TEFL teacher. He has used his TEFL certificate to come to Hong Kong and immerse himself in a new and colorful culture. Mr. Conor has prior experience teaching in St Mary’s National School in Virginia, Ireland. Mr. Conor enjoys numerous sporting activities such as golf and rugby and is eager to explore the rich and beautiful mountains and hidden treasures that Hong Kong has to offer. He hopes to use this experience to support the children of Hong Kong to learn and grow through Monkey Tree’s fun curriculum.

Mr. Steve

Mr. Steve was born and raised in the coastal town of Southend-On-Sea, England. A graduate of sports science, Mr. Steve previously worked coaching sports and P.E. to school children, and also worked as a 1:1 in a primary school. A passion to work with young learners and a desire to travel led him to Monkey Tree where he is eager to teach and explore the wonderful city of Hong Kong. As a sports enthusiast, Mr. Steve enjoys most sports, through participation and as a spectator. Additionally, he likes to read, listen to music, and has a hunger to explore the world.

Mr. Martin

Mr. Martin comes from Glasgow in Scotland, a city that is surrounded by beautiful hills and lochs. He has travelled to America, extensively around Europe but this is his first time travelling to Asia and he’s very excited to try all the different food Hong Kong has to offer! After graduating from Strathclyde University with a degree in Mathematics and Statistics, he decided he wanted to combine his love for teaching and travelling and move to Asia. In his free time, Mr. Martin likes to play football, go on hikes and exercise at the gym.

Ms. Mary

Ms. Mary is an experienced English teacher from Colorado, USA. She completed a bachelor's degree in Middle Eastern Studies and Arabic at Brigham Young University and a master's degree in Applied Linguistics for Language Teaching at the University of York. She also holds a TEFL certificate and a CELTA. After teaching in the USA, UK, and China, Ms. Mary is excited to be part of Monkey Tree in Hong Kong and interact with the learners and help them develop a love for learning and the English language. In her off time, Ms. Mary enjoys being in nature, doing escape rooms, and adventuring.

Mr. Marc

Mr. Marc was born and raised in South Africa. He obtained his bachelor’s degree in Human Kinetics & Ergonomics as well as Geography at Rhodes University. Mr. Marc then worked as an intern teacher at St. Andrews Preparatory School while completing his Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) as well as his TEFL training. He enjoys playing a number of outdoor sports and looks forward to being part of the Monkey Tree family.