Ms Sylvia CHAN May Kuen, MH

Ms Sylvia CHAN May Kuen, MH

Principal, Ying Wa Primary School


Biography

Ms Sylvia Chan May Kuen is currently the Principal of Ying Wa Primary School. She is a Director of EdCity, a Council Member of the Education University of Hong Kong, as well as a committee member of organisations and government departments including Social Welfare Advisory Committee, Committee on Professional Development of Teachers and Principals, Advisory Council on the Environment, Hong Kong Arts Development Council, Hong Kong St. John Ambulance, and Trustee of World Wide Fund – Hong Kong.

Ms Chan was awarded the Chief Executive’s Commendation for Community Service and the Award of Excellent Educational Administration in 2013, and Medal of Honour in 2019. Being a keen promoter of arts and moral education, Ms Chan has written (music and lyrics) and produced English musicals ‘The Best of the Best’ and ‘The Blessings’. She has also authored a Chinese book for children titled ‘Big Event in the Magic Forest’.