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Martial Arts Instructors in Lakewood
Head Instructor. Originally from Vietnam. Has extensive training in Karate, Jiu-Jitsu, and weapon use and weapon defense. He is always studying up on other martial arts styles and showing how to adapt those techniques into our style. He loves to read and is a "Mr. Fix It" when it comes to anything that needs to be repaired.
Lead Instructor. Has training in Karate, Jiu Jitsu, and weapon use and weapon defense. Also has some background in Krav Maga and is a kickboxing instructor. Originally from Davenport, Iowa. He is big Iowa Hawkeye fan. He has a BA in General Business and Education from St. Ambrose University and MA in Education Administration from Western Illinois University. And is a Navy Veteran. His hobbies include hiking with his pup, Sadie golfing, and fishing.
Instructor. Has training in Karate, Jiu Jitsu, and weapon use and weapon defense. And is a kickboxing instructor. He has over 25 years of experience leading teams of both technical and specialist experts, working with state, tribal, private sector, federal and international partners in the energy, security, and intelligence fields. His professional background consists of Federal Government service, consulting or contracting in National Security, Logistics, International Real Estate and Energy. Highlights include Office of Natural Resources Revenue (DOI), U.S. Secret Service, FEMA, Department of State, Department of Defense, Department of Homeland Security, Office of the Director of National Intelligence, Newpark Resources, and translation work. I hold a BA in Political Science from Arizona State University and an MA in International Security from The University of Denver with concentrations in energy security, intelligence and strategy and arms control. He also holds a certificate from Wharton in Data Analytics.
KDK Fit Program Director. From Estancia, New Mexico. Has an accounting degree from Central New Mexico Community College. A mom of 3 and also has 3 grandkids and a pup Taz. She enjoys going hiking, fishing, camping, doing Karate with her daughter, and spending time with her family.