Grew up and completed most of her education in Indonesia before she went on for further study in New Zealand and graduated with a Bachelor degree in Marketing and Management at Victoria University of Wellington. She is passionate in teaching and training and believes that languages learnt are invaluable lifelong skill that can enrich many people and communities. She is also fluent in Chinese dialects including Teo Chew and Hokkien, and some basic Mandarin. She embarked on teaching Indonesian language because she would love to share this beautiful language to many more people who are also passionate in learning another language.
“Bu Santy was very knowledgeable, well-prepared and clear in teaching the intermediate I and II class. I enjoyed and learned much from her lessons! Terima kasih banyak Bu!”
— EQ Chang, Research Analyst
“Now I am able to speak more confidently in Indonesia.”
— Joanna Koh, Director
“The trainer was very engaging and pace of class was excellent. Thank you!”
— Tricia, Clinical Researcher
“Course is effective since my Indonesian colleagues say that I have picked up the language well in such a short period of time.”
— Glenn Lim, Banker
“Very useful as I learnt many things outside the book and managed to use new words learnt in my business communications and ventures. Great teacher Santy very patient, not calculative on time, very caring and takes great initiative to teach new things or recommend things that may be relevant to me.”
— Sarah, Diamond Trader
“Ibu Santy is very friendly and understanding as a teacher. She often gives me encouraging remarks to keep my learning experience non-threatening but enjoyable. She is equally effective and proficient both in person and online, in conducting the lessons, making each session engagement meaningful and fruitful. She is very punctual and responsible in discharging her duty. ”
— Lim Tit Meng, CEO, Science Centre Singapore
“Bu Santy is a great teacher, teaching me grammar, formal as well colloquial Indonesian to communicate in different settings.”
— Thomas Nauer, CEO, Solis of Switzerland.
“The training has given the necessary base to build on. I would recommend LIA to anyone who wants to learn Bahasa Indonesia.”
— Hammad Hashmi, HSBC.
“Ibu Santy is very engaging and also often thinks of activities to make classes fun. Classes are enjoyable. Thank you!”
— Lei Jia Hui, Civil Servant, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore.
“Ibu Santy was very patient in answering all my questions.”
— KP Goh, Civil Servant, Ministry of Trade and Industry, Singapore.