Man-Yee Coleman spent one year in Kazakhstan as a teaching consultant. Prior to this, she spent ten years as the head of science at Prior Park College. She has experience of teaching 10-18-year-olds in both the state and the private sector. Man-Yee moved into education later in life, having worked as a senior buyer in the finance sector, among other roles.
Man-Yee has a BSc (Hons) in neuro psychology and an MSc in science understanding and research in education.
Her interests include a love of music, theatre, dancing. An ideal night out would be listening to a live band or seeing a show. An ideal night in would be reading while enjoying a glass of wine.