The Owners

Bill Church

Past President Founder.  Now Emeritus President

Jaci Kinner

President and Successor

 

 

DoJuNim Bill Church

DoJuNim Church has been studying the art of Tang Soo since 1992 and teaching since 1994.

Certifications

  • Ordained Minister
  • Doctorate in Martial Arts Philosophies (Honorary, Presented and attested to by Grand Master Bill "Superfoot" Wallace)
  • 6th degree black belt in Tang Soo Do Moo Duk Kwan by Gospel Martial Arts Union (GMAU)
  • Instructor certification by ATF, USCDKA, ICMAA, ITSDA, TSDMAS
  • 4th degree black belt Master Instructor in Tae Kwon Do by West Michigan Mixed Martial Arts
  • 3rd degree black belt in Shang Ti Kempo Chi-na
  • Police Defensive Tactical International Instructor certification by Force Operations
  • Instructor diploma 2005 by International Tang Soo Do Alliance
  • Granted title of style head (DoJuNim) by GMAU and HFSC

Awards and Recognitions

  • Inducted into the United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame as Tang Soo Do Instructor of the Year 2006
  • Inducted into the United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame as Tang Soo Do Master of the Year 2007
  • Inducted into the United States Martial Arts Hall of Fame as Tang Soo Do GoodwillAmbassador & Leading Master of the Year 2008
  • Jin Moo Kwon Association Appreciation Award
  • 3 Asia Tang Soo Do Federation Appreciation Awards
  • Tang Soo Do Martial Arts Society Tournament Appreciation Award
  • 8 1st, 2nd, 3rd Places in martial arts Tournaments
  • 13- 1st places in weight lifting tournaments 4 time State of Michigan weight lifting campion

HuimjaNim Jaci Kinner

Jaci started as a martial arts student in May of 2004 and continues her training to this day.  She earned her instructorship in January 2007 and became a working partner with Bill Church in 2008.  In January 2015, she earned her 5th degree Master's rank in Tang Soo Do KyoHoe Kwan.  Her passion in life is to reach and teach women and children how to defend themselves.  She has taught over 1000 women and 400 children in self-defense!

Certifications

  • 5th Degree Master's Black Belt in Tang Soo Do KyoHoe Kwan
  • 2nd Deree Black Belt in Self Defense
  • 1st Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Certified Rape Prevention Instructor since 2007