5th Degree Black Belt Master Instructor, Willie Brown oversees the council and guides the instruction and direction of WBTKD. Master Brown has over 30 years' experience in martial arts and more than 20 Years studying and instructing under the guidance of a 9th Degree Grandmaster. He is passionate about seeing students grow in their understanding and application of Taekwondo.
5th Degree Black Belt Master Instructor, Christian Bagwell is an advisor on the WBTKD council and runs Koa Uhane Taekwondo in Monticello, MN. Master Bagwell has over 30 years' experience in martial arts. He is a long-time Associate of Master Brown, and they both have studied and instructed under the guidance of the same Grandmaster. He is passionate about seeing others grow and achieve their goals, both in martial arts and as leaders in their communities.
3rd Degree Black Belt Assistant Instructor, John Salchow has more than 15 years of experience in Taekwondo. He applies his knowledge and passion for the martial arts effortlessly. Mr. Salchow has obtained proficiency in martial arts weapons and can often be seen leading weapons training at WBTKD. He also has a son who is a black belt at WBTKD and enjoys training with him.
Senior Assistant, First Degree Black , Tawny Mellors has been training in Taekwondo for the past four years under the guidance of Master Brown. In that time, she has assisted with training college students and applies her understanding of Taekwondo to the training of her peers. Her guidance allows others to see leadership in action. Ms. Mellors enjoys working with students of all ages and offers her best in everything she puts her mind to.
Senior Assistant, First Degree Black , Anthony Brown has been training with WBTKD for the past four years. His energetic and easygoing attitude makes him a great leader and example for others to follow. He excels in sparring skills and when paired against anyone, is proficient at defending himself. When it comes to aspiring leaders, Mr. Brown is one of the best of martial artists around.
Senior Assistant, First Degree Black , Raymarrius Brown has been training with WBTKD for close to four years and in that time has demonstrated his ability to draw upon an explosive strength. As a member of the WBTKD council, Mr. Brown brings an exuberance to Taekwondo and is an example for others to follow. He is a martial artist to keep an eye on in the coming years.
Junior Assistant, First Degree Black Belt, Mirembe Mwassa is a martial artist you don't want to take for granted. Her attention to detail and work ethic is second to none, and she leads by example. Ms. Mwassa enjoys getting into the details of each skill she works on and is relentless in practicing until she has a full understanding of execution and application. If you're looking for excellence in action, you need to look no further than this talented individual and amazing martial artist.