June 1985 Began studying Isshin-ryu Karate under Robert Holley
June 1987 Began studying Escrima under Robert Holley
April 27, 1991 promoted to Sho-Dan by Robert Holley
June, 1992 Promoted to Ni-Dan by Robert Holley
Sep. 16, 1994 Promoted to San-Dan by A.J. Advincula
April 8, 2000 Promoted to Yon-Dan by A.J. Advincula
April 7, 2001 Promoted to Go-Dan by A.J. Advincula
June 21, 2008 Promoted to Roku-Dan by A.J. Advincula
1986 Assistant Instructor - PE105 Self Defense
University of Mississippi
1987 Assistant Instructor - Ole Miss Karate Club
1991 Instructor - Ole Miss Karate Club
1992 - present Head Instructor and Advisor - Ole Miss Karate Club
1999 - 2002 - Instructor - EL105 Self Defense Activities
1986 - present -Taught a variety of self-defense classes for the University of Mississippi and Oxford and Lafayette community including Oxford Rape Crisis Center, Oxford High School Anchor Club, UM Sororities, Allied Enterprises, Neighborhood Watch Programs, Baptist Memorial Hospital, Oxford Exchange Club, University of Mississippi Social Work Department, L-O-U Exchange Club, and the UM Human Resources Personal Development
Seminar in Police Problems - A course designed for self defense for women
A RAD (Rape Aggression Defense) short course.
1999 - Traveled To Okinawa as part of the Tomonokai. Studied Kobudo in Ryu Kon Kai from Kotoro Iha and Isshin-ryu and Kobudo from Kensho Tokumura.
2004- Traveled To Okinawa as part of the Tomonokai. Studied Kobudo in Ryu Kon Kai from Kotoro Iha and Isshin-ryu and Kobudo from Kensho Tokumura.
Member of the Tomonokai
Member of the Isshinkai