Our Instructors

Our goal as instructors is to make every student better than we are.

Shihan - Sigung

Sensei Bill Logan - Shichidan (7th Degree)

Sensei Bill has been training in martial arts for 33 years. He holds the rank of 6th Dan in Shaolin Kenpo, a 7th Dan in Kajukenbo and has rank in Shorin Ryu, Isshin Ryu, Shotokan, and a Blackbelt in Combative Jiu-Jitsu. He also studied a different style of Kenpo (a Parker break-off) under Dan Kaufman in Coeur d'Alene Idaho. He was a professional kick boxer for four years and a bouncer for eight years in Montana where he developed his unique style of street effective grappling. He has been teaching in Tallahassee for the past 20 years. He also holds instructor level in Krav Maga. Mr. Bill is on staff for the International Martial Arts Council. He is also state director for the International Kenpo Council of Grand Masters which is the continuation of the legacy of Senior Grandmaster George Pesare.

Master Instructor

Tammy Logan - Godan (5th Degree)

Ms. Tammy has been studying martial arts for over 21 years. She holds 5th Dan in Shaolin Kenpo, a 5th Dan in Kajukenbo and 1st Dan in Tae Kwon Do. Ms. Tammy is a kickboxing instructor, teaches Women's Self Defense Classes, and is a Certified Instructor in Krav Maga as well as a Certified Law Enforcement Defensive Tactics instructor. She was awarded Krav Maga Female Instructor of the Year for 2011 and is also state co-director for the International Kenpo Council of Grand Masters. She is also a member of THE LAST RESORT  team.

Senior Instructors

Kristy Mathews - Yondan (4th Degree)

Ms. Kristy holds a 4th degree in Shaolin Kenpo. She has studied Kenpo for 9 years. She is an assistant instructor in both Kenpo and Escrima classes.

Chad Camp - Yondan (4th Degree)

Mr. Chad holds a 4th degree in Shaolin Kenpo and a 1st degree in Tae Kwon Do and has studied Aikido. He has been a Law Enforcement Corrections officer for ten years as a Sergeant. He is currently studing to be a paramedic and is EMT certified. He was also a bouncer for two years. Mr. Chad teaches Kickboxing and Children's Classes.

Collin Roehner - Sandan (3rd Degree)

Mr. Collin has been studing Kenpo for 11 years. He is currently a student working on his major. His major is in speech pathology with a minor in philosophy. Collin has competed in full contact Muay Thai kickboxing and fought for the XAC welterweight title in 2012.

Instructors

All of our instructors must complete the one year assistant instructor program before becoming a full instructor.

It takes many years to become a senior instructor.

Amos Hill - Yondan (4th Degree)

Mr. Amos holds a 4th degree in Shaolin Kenpo. He has been studying Kenpo for 14 years. After completing college, he went on to pursue a career in law enforcement.

Jenny Reynolds - Shodan (1st Degree)

Jenny has been training 6 years in Kenpo. She is the main instructor for ARTS Afterschool. She is an accomplished singer/song writer and musician.

Madge Anderson - Nidan (2nd Degree)

Madge has been training for 7 years in Kenpo and is working her way through college. She is an instructor for ARTS Afterschool and at the main school.

Assistant Instructors

Joseph Savoie - Fight Trainer

Mr. Savoie was is the army where he was trained in mountain, jungle, and urban operations as well as functioning as a combat medic and was an EMT in New York. He has experience as both a trainer and competitor in weight lifting, wrestling, and boxing and has been a corner man and fight trainer for the last five years. He holds rank in Kenpo and is currently pursuing certification as a personal trainer and in nutrition.

Thomas (Tim) Strickland - Fight Trainer/Strength Coach

Tim has 17 years as a law enforcement officer, 7 years on the SWAT team, 2 years as SWAT sniper. He is a certified law enforcemnent defensive tactics instructor - use of force and one on one control cerrtified. He trained for two years in boxing, 3 years in kickboxing. He is obtaining certification as a strength and conditioning coach from international sport science association. Tim has been involved in weight training and conditioning for 25 years. He is also a member of THE LAST RESORT  team.

Nichole Tadlock - Nidan (2nd Degree)

Ms. Nichole holds a second degree in Shaolin Kenpo. She has studied Kenpo for 8 years and also studied dance for 16 years. She is an assistant instructor in our Kenpo classes and also teaches Pilates at our school on Saturdays.