Head Instructor -
Kyo Sah Nim Saul Easley
Mr. Easley began his martial arts training in 1983 in Tang Soo Do with Master John Bennett of Reno Nevada, and through the years has studied various martial arts including Shorin Ryu karate, Hsing I kung fu and Tae Kwon Do.
After a 14 year hiatus from martial arts training, Mr. Easley returned to his Tang Soo Do roots and began training with Master Dan Jansa and Master Mary Treacy of Warrenville Illinois to ultimately achieve his Tang Soo Do Cho Dan black belt and begin teaching.
Assistant Instructor -
Jo Kyo Sah Nim Derek Hobbs
Mr. Hobbs began his martial arts training in 1991 in Tang Soo Do and Japanese Jiu-Jitsu with Grandmaster David L. Sgro of New London, CT now Fayetteville, NC and through the years has some experience with other martial arts such as Tai Chi, Tae Kwon Do and Pa Kua Gung Fu.
After a down period in training, Mr. Hobbs moved to Madison, WI and connected with Mr. Easley in 2011 and with Grandmaster Sgro's approval, joined the World Tang Soo Do Association and went on to achieve his Tang Soo Do Cho Dan black belt and began instructing alongside Mr. Easley.