Tutors

Wanda LaClaire

KEY Scientist In Residence | Key常驻科学家

Wanda is an experienced non-traditional education professional. While working at the H.R. MacMillan Planetarium, she designed and implemented hands-on workshops, demos, classroom programs, small stage demo shows, as well as large theatre productions to educate all ages in a fun and engaging manner. She created programming that met B.C.

Tutors

Max Metzner

English and Math Educator | 数学, 科学, 英语和 讲师

Max is a Philosophy Undergraduate student at Simon Fraser University. He is patient and compassionate, and he loves to inspire his students. Max enjoys hiking, cycling and both playing and coaching hockey.

Tutors

Denise Tom

English/SSAT/ Singapore Math Educator | 英语/SSAT/ 新加坡数学讲师

Denise is an experienced and passionate English instructor. Her ability to connect with her students allows her to create a classroom environment that optimizes learning. She has worked with students from a variety of backgrounds, including adults and children that are new to Canada.

Leadership

Ben Batt

Managing Director | 总经理

Ben upholds the KEY vision.

 

Leadership

Bryan R. Ide

Education Director | 教育总监

Bryan transforms the KEY vision into student success.

 

Leadership

Bernard Batt

Finance Director | 财务总监

Bernard safeguards the financial wellbeing of KEY.

 

Admission Guidance

Bryan R. Ide

Education Director | 教育总监

Bryan believes in the transformational power of education and is passionate about helping students and families make the right educational choices. He graduated from St. George’s School and holds a BA from Cornell University and an MA from Columbia University.

Admission Guidance

Moon Wang

University Admissions Advisory Specialist | 大学入学咨询专家

Moon's passion in contributing to education was inspired during her time at Lester B. Pearson United World College, in Victoria, where she formed her values and beliefs. Moon believes truly in the United World College mission: Make education a force to unite people, nations and cultures for peace and a sustainable future.

Admission Guidance

Cameron Russell

Admissions Strategist | 申请策略师

Cameron is a person for whom education is a lifelong pursuit, as he lives his life with the philosophy that nothing is more important than understanding the world around us. He attended St. George's Senior School in Vancouver, and graduated from the University of Victoria with a BA in Political Science after taking classes in nearly every discipline, from Philosophy to Biology to Creative Writing

Admission Guidance

Cora Wills

Private School Admissions Advisor|私校申请顾问

Navigating the private school admissions process can be challenging. As the parent of two “lifers” at private schools in Vancouver and having attended private school herself, Cora is very familiar with the private school system.

KEY ECE

Rani Kandola

Little Scholars Coordinator | 小小学者协调专员

Rani is fortunate enough to be able to say she proudly was born and raised in beautiful Vancouver.  Her roots started off right here, and she can’t imagine leaving.  She grew up with this city and now, as Rani is seeing it come to its potential, she finds it so rewarding.  Rani completed her Early Childhood Education through Spratt Shaw in 2012

KEY ECE

Negar Kaviani

Little Scholars Educator|小小学者教师

Negar has been working with young children, as well as mentoring parents and teachers since 2012. She is also currently an instructor at a local Early Childhood Education training institute, helping the next generation pursue their goals of becoming EC educators.  Her interest in ECE first arose from a desire to support children as they discover who they are. Teachers play a vital role in fostering their students’ confidence, creativity as well as other core values for a successful future.

KEY ECE

Sheyda Oskui

Little Scholars Educator|小小学者教师

Since 2013, Sheyda has utilised different educational strategies in her classrooms to assist students of various ages, cultural backgrounds and developmental levels to reach their full potential. She has always been drawn to younger students, finding their curiosity for the world around them and their strong ability to acquire new information to be especially fascinating.

KEY ECE

Adriana Alfaro

Little Scholars Educator|小小学者教师

Adriana has Reggio-inspired experience instructing and assisting in the classroom since 2014. She likes to explore many teaching methodologies to adapt to the learning needs of her students since she believes that not all children learn the same way and thus their pathways of learning should not be limited. Her goal is to connect with every child by providing them with a safe environment where they can grow independently.  Adriana loves working with students and being part of their journey because their love of learning is so pure and they are not afraid of anything. 

Advisory Board

Peter Lee

Gallant Investments | Gallant 投资

Peter Lee is a Hong Kong based investor in various sectors including technology, oil and gas, mineral extraction, and real estate developments. He previously served as principal of a Vancouver-based firm assisting numerous entrepreneurs in small to medium-sized businesses raising capital, restructuring, and mergers and acquisitions.

Advisory Board

Denis O'Brien

Chairman, Digicel Group | Digicel Group董事长

Denis O'Brien is one of Ireland's leading entrepreneurs with investments across several sectors including international telecoms, radio, media, property, aircraft leasing, golf and online recruitment.

Advisory Board

Jared Carney

Founder and CEO, Lightdale LLC | Lightdale 有限责任公司创始人兼首席执行官

Jared Carney is the founder and CEO of Lightdale LLC and Senior Advisor to the Milken Institute. As the former Chief Strategy Officer at Milken Institute, he was instrumental in increasing the Milken Institute's programmatic and revenue growth to become a preeminent financial thinktank.

Advisory Board

Albert Ip

Former Managing Director, Citigroup | 花旗集团前董事总经理

Albert Ip has 33 years experience in international banking at First National Bank of Chicago, Wells Fargo Bank, Merill Lynch and Citigroup, where he was Managing Director. He sits on the boards of various academic institutions, including the Alumni Board of Governers at Washington University in St. Louis.

Advisory Board

Simon Jameson

Director of Brand Strategy, Hutchison Whampoa International | 和记黄埔国际品牌战略总监

Simon Jameson is the Director of Brand Strategy for Hutchison Whampoa International. He is one of the UK's leading brand and consumer experts. His previous roles include chief advisor of marketing and strategy at The Times (London), the Guardian, and The Sun - the UK's best-selling newspaper.

Advisory Board

Ajmal Khan

Chairman and CEO, Verus International Group | 维勒斯国际集团董事长兼首席执行官

Ajmal Khan is the founder and president of the Verus Group of Companies and is a Global Advisor to Citigroup. At Verus Capital, Ajmal has acquired and resold over $2 billion in real estate properties, becoming the largest syndicator of properties in Canada.

Advisory Board

Eva Lee Kwok

Chair and CEO, Amara Holdings Inc. | Amara集团股份有限公司董事长兼首席执行官

Eva Lee Kwok is chair and CEO of Amara Holdings Inc., a Vancouver based private corporation with interests focused in real estate investment, land developments and strategic partnerships. She also currently sits as a director at Husky Energy Inc., Cheung Kong Infrastructure Holdings Ltd., and the Li Ka Shing (Canada) Foundation.