Nam's Korean Karate School
Pan Am Tang Soo Do Federation
Generations of Teaching Traditional Martial Arts

Meet the Nam's Leadership Team

Masters

Bu Kwan Jang Nim Nam - Chief Master Hans H. Nam

Bu Kwan Jang Nim Nam - Chief Master Hans H. Nam

Start Year: 1982

  • Testing Committee Chairman
  • First to Achieve Master Rank (4th Dan) at age 17
  • 7th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • 7th Dan - International Martial Arts Association
  • 7th Dan - The Oriental Tang Soo Do Association
  • 7th Dan - The Korea Hapkido Association
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - International Martial Arts Association
  • Certified Master Instructor - World Dang Soo Do Union
  • Dream Team Captain, Former Demo Team Captain, Executive Editor NMAC Footnotes Newsletter
Hobbies and Interests: Watching the Pittsburgh Steelers & Penguins, fishing, camping, helping his students succeed!
"From all of my Uncles to my Father, Tang Soo Do is in my blood. I'm dedicated to teach Traditional Tang Soo Do to the world, one student at a time."
 
Bu Kwan Jang Nim Tresky - Chief Master Tony Tresky

Bu Kwan Jang Nim Tresky - Chief Master Tony Tresky

Start Year: 1989

  • 7th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - World Dang Soo Do Union
  • Dream Team Co-Captain, Demo Team Captain, Executive Editor NMAC Footnotes Newsletter
Hobbies and Interests: His kids and exercise
"To be prepared is not to fail."
 

Sa Bum Nim Allen - Senior Master Peter Allen

Start Year: 1997

  • 5th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Production Editor NMAC Footnotes Newsletter
Hobbies and Interests: Working Out & Grandparenting
"To give less than your best is to sacrifice the gift."
 

Sa Bum Nim O'Hanlon - Senior Master Marty O'Hanlon

Start Year: 2000

  • 5th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Production Editor NMAC Footnotes Newsletter
Hobbies and Interests: Boxing, judo, lifting weights, and running
"If I can do it, so can you!"
 

Sa Bum Nim Lambie - Master Erin Lambie

Start Year: 1986

  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Dream Team Co-Captain, Demo Team
Hobbies and Interests: Yoga
 

Sa Bum Nim DeCarlucci - Master Susan DeCarlucci

Start Year: 2004

  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Captain, Former KPA Chair Volunteer
Hobbies and Interests: Trying new recipes
"With hard work, failure is not an option."
 

Sa Bum Nim Gabauer - Master Carl Gabauer

Start Year: 1998

  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
 

Sa Bum Nim Josh - Master Joshua Lewis (Alumni)

Start Year: 2007

  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Playing outside, airsoft, running, playing and videogames
"Never give up!"
 

Sa Bum Nim Loop - Master Erica Loop

Start Year: 2009

  • Mt. Lebanon Campus Manager
  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member, KPA Chair Volunteer, Copy Editor & Design NMAC Footnotes Newsletter
Hobbies and Interests: Spending time with her son
"Whether you think you can or you can't, you are right"
 

Sa Bum Nim Ian - Master Ian Loop (Alumni)

Start Year: 2009

  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Spending time with his mom

Assistant Instructors

Bu Sa Bum Nim Ty - Assistant Instructor Ty Lewis

Start Year: 2007

  • 3rd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Running, playing football and hanging out with friends
"Always try your best and you will succeed"

Training Instructors

Gyo Sa Lewis - Chief Training Instructor Shawn Lewis

Start Year: 2008

  • 3rd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • NMAC Webmaster
Hobbies and Interests: Computers, Photography, DJ and Real Estate
"Give a man a fish and he'll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he'll eat for a lifetime."
 

Gyo Sa Luchovick - Chief Training Instructor Tammy Luchovick

Start Year: 2009

  • 3rd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member, KPA Chair Volunteer
Hobbies and Interests: Spending time with children and two dogs, and owner of Synergy Home Care
"Life is what you make of it."
 

Gyo Sa Williams - Senior Training Instructor Madison Williams

Start Year: 2010

  • Cecil Campus Manager
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Tang Soo Do, reading, hunting/fishing and photography
"You could do anything if you only dared" -Sarah J. Maas
 

Gyo Sa Styer - Senior Training Instructor Steve Styer

Start Year: ???

  • 1st Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
 

Gyo Sa Carlisle - Training Instructor Erin Carlisle

Start Year: 2015

  • 1st Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Cooking, baking, reading, and parenting
"Do or do not, there is no try"
 

Gyo Sa Fellows - Training Instructor Christopher Fellows

Start Year: 2015

  • North Hills Campus Manager
  • 1st Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Spending time with friends and family, sitting down with a good book, sharing his love for dance and Tang Soo Do with students and the community
"Be open to new possibilities, so that your mind has space to accept new knowledge"
 

Gyo Sa Price - Training Instructor Matt Price

Start Year: 2015

  • 1st Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Blacksmithing, woodworking, leatherworking, motorcycling and reading
"When I let go of who I am, I become what I may be"

Junior Instructors

Gyo Sa Owen - Junior Training Instructor Owen MacNeil

Start Year: 2013

  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member, Academic Achiever
Hobbies and Interests: Karate, baseball, hockey, hunting, fishing, cars, iPad, TV, playing with friends, riding quads and music
"You got this"
 

Gyo Sa Jordan - Junior Training Instructor Jordan Styer

Start Year: 2013

  • 1st Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: ???
 

Gyo Sa Audrey - Junior Training Instructor Audrey Carlisle

Start Year: 2015

  • 1st Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member, Academic Achiever 2 years running
Hobbies and Interests: Playing piano, reading, playing games and listening to music
"Though she be but little, she be fierce" -William Shakespeare
 

Gyo Sa Mady- Gup Training Instructor Mady Mayer

Start Year: 2015

  • Black Belt Deputy - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
Hobbies and Interests: ???