Faculty & Staff

Yuwei Fei
  • Founder and Head of School

Yuwei Fei, with master degree in education, has many years of professional experience in international education with his roles in three international schools both in China and Norway. Followed by his dream and the passion on education, he will take the new position at Sandnes International School.


Jessica Leiknes

  • PYP 1-2 Class Teacher

Jessica Leiknes is from the USA and has been teaching since 2010.  Her experience has given her the opportunity to teach diverse groups of students.  As a result, she has become proficient at designing creative and stimulating lessons, which accommodate multiple levels of intelligence, bringing a hands-on approach to learning, and keep students interested and focused.





Erica McIntyre
  • PYP 3-6 Class Teacher

Erica McIntyre has a Bachelor of Arts, majoring in History and English and a Bachelor of Education.  She began her career in education in Alberta, Canada where she worked for 5 years as a classroom teacher.  With experience teaching different grade levels, differentiating materials for multiple levels of learners, and creating engaging lessons, Erica is prepared for the enjoyable growth experience of working in a multi-grade-level international classroom.  She is very excited to be joining the flourishing founding team at Sandnes International School.


Tea Helen Uggerud-Hunt
  • Norwegian teacher 


Priyanka Gopakumar

  • Assistant and Art Teacher

Priyanka is from India. She holds Bachelor degree in Fine Arts, did Diploma in interior designing and the certification on the National curriculum framework(NCF). She has many years of teaching experience with well renowned international school in India and has a vision of shaping as well as developing her pupils. She strongly believes that one should focus on building strong moral character coupled with fine conduct and then harness intellectual abilities.