Our Instructors & Staff Members

Our Instructors have spent many years devoted to training in the art of Taekwondo and other martial arts and have attained a certain level of expertise to qualify them as teachers and also mentors.

Through extensive testing, certification and tournament level competition, our staff has attained mastery in this martial art and now enjoy sharing their skill and passing it on to their students.

Here are a few of USA Spirit Martial Arts Academy's instructors and other staff members.

Grand Master Gregory Washington(SEE MASTER'S BIO)
7th Dan Black Belt

Grand Master's Grandson(Dorien Gregory Washington)

Bobby Hacker(4th Dan)

Bobby Hacker

Danny Hacker(4th Dan)

Ashton Plebanek(3rd Dan)

Olivia Sommer

Jim Hanna(2nd Dan)

Kim Hanna(2nd Dan)

Jorge Ruiz (2nd Dan)

Lauren Vari (2nd Dan)

Alexander Lawlor(2nd Dan)

Christopher Murphy(2ndDan)

Truett Bentsen (1st Dan)

Sophia Diaz (1st Dan)

Annie Kovacs (1st Dan)

Savannah Solorasano(1st Dan)

Lyndsay Special(1st Dan)



For more information about the USA Spirit Martial Arts Academy staff or training programs, please contact us at 815.834.1918 or by clicking here.