Chief Master JacksonOwner, Chief Master InstructorMaster Jackson is a 6th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hapkido, 5th Degree Black Belt in Karate and has been training for over 40 years. He is a 3-time U.S. Open Gold Medalist and is a recipient of two Lifetime Achievement Awards. Master Dana HallMaster InstructorMaster Hall is a 5th Dan Black Belt in Taekwondo and a 1st Dan Black Belt in Hapkido and has been training over 23 years. She has competed in over 80 competitions. Competing in a range of events including Poomse, Kyorugi, Creative Poomse, Weapons, Breaking, Teams and Demonstration. She is a 5- time Jr. National Gold Medalist, 4-time U.S. OPEN Gold Medalist and Korea Open Bronze Medalist. Sifu Ken SawanakritSifu /InstructorKen Sawanakrit has over 30 years of Martial Arts experience in several disciplines such as Escrima, Kali, Thai-boxing and Taekwondo. Some of his world-famous master instructors are, Anthony Kleeman- Escrima, Dae Song Lee-Taekwondo…. Mr. BlankenChief InstructorMatt Blanken is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hapkido, and has extensive training in the Filipino Arts and is a 2-time National Champion. He is Master Jackson's first Black Belt and has trained under him since 2000. Mr. Passer-LeMasterHead InstructorRobert Passer-LeMaster is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hapkido and a Blue Belt in Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Robert spent three years in Japan immersing himself in the culture, language, and the art of sword fighting. He has trained under Master Jackson since 2002. Mr. DeNuccioHead InstructorDan DeNuccio is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hapkido. He instructs our Taekwondo and Self-defense program, (F.I.S.T.) Mr. DeNuccio is a 2017 U.S. Open Taekwondo Gold Medalist and has trained under Master Jackson since 2003. Ms. HamnerSenior InstructorCeleste Hamner is a 2nd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hapkido. She instructs the Jhonya’s Club and our Olympic Taekwondo program. Celeste is a Level 2 USAT Certified Coach and a two-time U.S. Open Taekwondo Medalist. She has trained under Master Jackson since 2005. Mr. RaffinelloSenior InstructorDominic Raffinello is a 2nd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo/ Hapkido. He instructs the Taekwondo program and is an assistant trainer for our Olympic Taekwondo program. Dominic has trained under Master Jackson since 2003. Sonya DilksJunior InstructorSonya Dilks is a 2nd Degree Poom Black Belt in Taekwondo/Hapkido. She assists the Taekwondo and Jhonya’s Club, a program dedicated to students with special needs. She has trained under Master Jackson since 2005.