Miss Ley was born and raised in Taunton, Somerset. Miss Ley went to School and College in Taunton before moving to Cardiff to begin her degree in BSc Sport and Physical Education. Miss Ley graduated from Cardiff Metropolitan University in the summer and went to work at an international summer camp in Brighton, where it allowed her to gain valuable experience working with international students, both in a pastoral and sporting context. Whilst being involved in a variety of sports such as, Netball and Hockey, Miss Ley is a Level 1 Badminton Coach and has played county and university level badminton for 10 years. Miss Ley is very much looking forward the challenges that the year at Taunton School International will bring.