KSA Martial Academy • 2013 Aug – Present – Chief Instructor, Owner
All curriculum design, business management, and marketing duties; Teach daily classes in Aikido, Filipino Kali, Jeet Kune Do, and Tae Kwon Do; Manage student base.
ASSERT Empowerment and Self Defense • 2004 – Present – Co-Creator, Chief TRaining Officer, Owner
Co-created the ASSERT Program, a liability-conscious, scalable, empowerment self-defense-based system for Civilian, LEO/ Security Pros, and Military/ Mission Critical Teams. Responsible for: All curriculum design, business management, and marketing duties; Design defensive tactics programs and policies for social groups; Update information; Research and development; Design and maintenance of Instructor Certification Curriculum: Teach regularly scheduled workshops.
- 5th Dan Tae Kwon Do
- Nidan in Aikido
- Instructor Jeet Kune Do
- Apprentice Instructor – Jeet Kune Do Athletic Association
- Military/Spec Ops JKD Tactics Instructor – Jeet Kune Do Athletic Association
- Elite PFS Edged Weapons Tactics Instructor for Civilian, LEO, and Special Ops – Progressive Fighting Systems
- Apprentice Instructor – Progressive Fighting Systems
- Law Enforcement Edged Weapons defensive Tactics Instructor – Sigung Paul Vunak
- Rapid Assault Tactics Instructor – Sigung Paul Vunak
- Expandable Baton Tactics Instructor
- Chemical Spray Tactics Instructor
- FAST Combatives Instructor l FAST Defense
- ASIST Suicide First Aid Intervention Certification l Lifeworks
- Empowerment Self Defense Instructor l ESD Global, Inc.
Volunteer Experience and Leadership
Our organization, as well as me personally, volunteer services, classes, and workshops with various at-risk youth groups, previously victimized groups, public schools, and several social organizations.
- ASSERT Empowerment Self Defense
- International Women’s Day Nashville l Co-Chair
- Girl, unKnown, Inc | Board Member
- ESD Global, Inc. l Former Board Member