Our Team

We are proud of our highly qualified staff at Hils Learning. They are experienced with children who learn differently and understand the unique needs of each individual child. They are graduates of universities in Europe, the Americas, Malaysia and Australia.

 Hilary Craig  Hilary started Hils Learning in 2002 because she herself experienced difficulties with her own son. She saw the need in Malaysia to support other children like him and believes that “the magic of humans is in their differences“.

Hilary Craig

Hilary started Hils Learning in 2002 because she herself experienced difficulties with her own son. She saw the need in Malaysia to support other children like him and believes that “the magic of humans is in their differences“.

 Marina Tei  Marina is the Principal of Hils Learning. It is her gift of being able to listen to what is being said and hear what is unsaid that makes you know that Marina truly understands you and your child.  

Marina Tei

Marina is the Principal of Hils Learning. It is her gift of being able to listen to what is being said and hear what is unsaid that makes you know that Marina truly understands you and your child.
 

 
 Paula Mu’tamir  Paula is in charge of screening and assessments. Her gentle approachable style puts children at ease and enables them to display their strengths. She has a remarkable ability to build a child’s broken confidence.

Paula Mu’tamir

Paula is in charge of screening and assessments. Her gentle approachable style puts children at ease and enables them to display their strengths. She has a remarkable ability to build a child’s broken confidence.

 Tracy Ho  Tracy is one of our Play Therapists. The saying” Age is just a number” certainly applies to Tracy.  Her inner child comes flooding out naturally creating an instant connection with each and every child.

Tracy Ho

Tracy is one of our Play Therapists. The saying” Age is just a number” certainly applies to Tracy.  Her inner child comes flooding out naturally creating an instant connection with each and every child.

 Zac Mu'tamir  Zac is our expert in developing social awareness. His calm demeanour allows children to be themselves, and  even the most guarded ones naturally gravitate towards him. 

Zac Mu'tamir

Zac is our expert in developing social awareness. His calm demeanour allows children to be themselves, and  even the most guarded ones naturally gravitate towards him. 

 Christine Shelton  Christine is one of Hils’ Play Therapists. Her warm and patient approach has been successful with even the most challenging children, as they all eventually realise that she is genuine and relentless in ensuring that they progress.

Christine Shelton

Christine is one of Hils’ Play Therapists. Her warm and patient approach has been successful with even the most challenging children, as they all eventually realise that she is genuine and relentless in ensuring that they progress.

 Kit Cheong  Kit is highly efficient and her organizational skills ensure that Hils runs smoothly. 

Kit Cheong

Kit is highly efficient and her organizational skills ensure that Hils runs smoothly. 

 Hafizah Jamal  Hafi started as an intern at Hils. She is always learning to learn, unlearn and relearn.

Hafizah Jamal

Hafi started as an intern at Hils. She is always learning to learn, unlearn and relearn.

 Hyma Pillay  As a teenager, Hyma met Mrs. Woo, who changed Hyma’s life just by being the first person to believe in her. Hyma aspires to be the Mrs. Woo for other children.

Hyma Pillay

As a teenager, Hyma met Mrs. Woo, who changed Hyma’s life just by being the first person to believe in her. Hyma aspires to be the Mrs. Woo for other children.

 Lina Jalil  Lina welcomes our parents with her wide smile and great sense of humour. She puts parents at ease and makes them feel comfortable.

Lina Jalil

Lina welcomes our parents with her wide smile and great sense of humour. She puts parents at ease and makes them feel comfortable.

 Ghevil Stephen  G, as he is fondly known, appreciates the honesty and mischief that comes with working with children because he too was once a mischievous child.

Ghevil Stephen

G, as he is fondly known, appreciates the honesty and mischief that comes with working with children because he too was once a mischievous child.

 Ravinder Kaur  Rav provides a safe space for children to express themselves and maximise their learning. She naturally helps children to believe in themselves and to realise that they are worth more than they may think.

Ravinder Kaur

Rav provides a safe space for children to express themselves and maximise their learning. She naturally helps children to believe in themselves and to realise that they are worth more than they may think.

 Melissa Yeap  Melissa wants to build a positive environment that encourages children to be themselves and to be bold enough to learn from their failures.

Melissa Yeap

Melissa wants to build a positive environment that encourages children to be themselves and to be bold enough to learn from their failures.

 Jeanette Liaw  Jeanette, our Psychologist understands that there is more to a child than their test scores. Her ability to read children and her flexible approach draws the best out of children during assessments.    

Jeanette Liaw

Jeanette, our Psychologist understands that there is more to a child than their test scores. Her ability to read children and her flexible approach draws the best out of children during assessments. 

 

 Livia Oh  Livia is our accountant. She is efficient, approachable, and always smiling. 

Livia Oh

Livia is our accountant. She is efficient, approachable, and always smiling. 

 Rozy Khalid  Rozy is our Counsellor who is able to provide both individual and family therapy. She believes that everyone deserves to be who they truly are, and that it is every individual’s right to be heard.

Rozy Khalid

Rozy is our Counsellor who is able to provide both individual and family therapy. She believes that everyone deserves to be who they truly are, and that it is every individual’s right to be heard.