TIS is led by a highly skilled and experienced faculty. The Board and the administration work closely to ensure that the school’s day to day operations are efficient and harmonious.
Helen Ma graduated from the Foreign Languages Department of Zhejiang University where she majored in English Education. Currently she is enrolled in the Master’s Degree program for Pre-school Education Administration at Beijing Normal University. Previously, she studied International Business at the Shanghai Institute of Foreign Trade where she received the title of International Business Operator. She worked for China Minmetals nearly ten years. Helen set up the Golden sun Kindergarten in Sanya in 2005 and has been leading the school
since its opening.
Dr. Lin is an the Educational Inspector in Shanghai. He earned his Bachelor Degree in Fudan University, and then his Doctorate Degree in University of Leeds, UK. He has worked in the University of Leeds and the National University of Waikato, New Zealand as teacher and administrator. Dr. Lin has published many thesis and books. In 1995, he returned to China and established Xiwai International School in Shanghai, which combines Eastern and Western education methods.
John was a founding partner of the accounting firm of Ernst & Young and Vice Chairman of the firm until he retired in 1997. Mr. Crawford has an extensive record of public service. He is a Justice of the Peace, a founding member of UNICEF Hong Kong and the Hong Kong Institute of Directors and was formerly Co-Chairman of the Canadian International School of Hong Kong. In 2002, John was a Founder of The International School of Macao (TIS) and already the school has established itself as the leading quality international school in the SAR.