Martial Arts Experience
- 7th dan Sanshinkai Karate
- Training with Karate International since February 1994
- Achieved Sanshinkai Black belt in 1996
- Owner Karate International of Clemmons
- Started martial training in 1973 Judo and Karate
- Have had the privilege of expanding my knowledge with a number of Masters primarily in traditional Okinawan and Japanese based systems, both empty hand and traditional weapons.
- Hold 3rd degree Black belt in Goju Shorei Weapons under Soke Dave McNeill
- 1997 Black Belt of the Year Award and 2003 AMAA Hall of Fame Instructor of the Year
- Bachelor of Science degree from Penn State University and MBA from University of North Carolina
Other Facts and Information
- Worked in Sales and Mgmt for several Fortune 500 companies as well as starting and owning several businesses
- Currently Business Manager, TAXaco, Quality Tax Service of NC, Inc.
- Licensed private pilot and Harley Davidson fan