Assistant Grandmasters

Assistant Grandmaster Hans H. Nam
Bu Kwan Jang Nim
“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.”
Start Year: 1982
  • First to Achieve Master Rank (4th Dan) at age 17
  • Chairman of Technical Advisory Committee – Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • 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 (Competition Team) Captain
  • Demo Team Captain
  • Executive Editor NMAC Footnotes Newsletter
Hobbies and Interests: Watching the Pittsburgh Steelers & Penguins, fishing, camping, helping his students succeed!
Assistant Grandmaster Tony Tresky
Bu Kwan Jang Nim
"To be prepared is not to fail."
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 (Competition Team) Captain
  • Demo Team Captain
  • Executive Editor NMAC Footnotes Editor
Hobbies and Interests: His kids and exercise

Masters

Senior Master Peter Allen
Sa Bum Nim
"To give less than your best is to sacrifice the gift."
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
Senior Master Marty O'Hanlon
Sa Bum Nim
“If I can do it, so can you!”
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
Senior Master Susan DeCarlucci
Sa Bum Nim
"With hard work, failure is not an option."
Start Year: 2004
  • 5th 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
Master Erin Lambie
Sa Bum Nim
Start Year: 1986
  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team
Hobbies and Interests: Yoga
Master Carl Gabauer
Sa Bum Nim
Start Year: 1998
  • 4th Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Master Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
Master Shawn Lewis
Sa Bum Nim
"Give a man a fish and he'll eat for a day. Teach a man to fish and he'll eat for a lifetime."
Start Year: 2008
  • 4th 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
Master Joshua Lewis
Sa Bum Nim
"Never give up!"
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
Master Erica Loop
Sa Bum Nim
"Whether you think you can or you can't, you are right!"
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
Master Ian Loop
Sa Bum Nim
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

Assistant Instructor Tammy Luchovick
Bu Sa Bum Nim
"Life is what you make of it."
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

 


Training Instructors

Senior Training Instructor Owen M.
Sun Bae Gyo Sa
"You got this"
Start Year: 2013
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Academic Achievement Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Karate, baseball, hockey, hunting, fishing, cars, iPad, TV, playing with friends, riding quads and music
Senior Training Instructor Steve Styer
Sun Bae Gyo Sa
Start Year: 2014
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Dream Team (Competition Team) Member
Senior Training Instructor Aidan F.
Sun Bae Gyo Sa
“Persevere, it will pay off.”
Start Year: 2015
  • 2nd Dan – Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor – Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Dream Team (Competition Team) Member
Hobbies and Interests: Playing video and board games, reading, writing, drawing, music, continuing to improve at Tang Soo Do
Senior Training Instructor Erin Carlisle
Sun Bae Gyo Sa
"Do or do not, there is no try"
Start Year: 2015
  • 2nd 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
Senior Training Instructor Audrey C.
Sun Bae Gyo Sa
"Though she be but little, she be fierce" -William Shakespeare
Start Year: 2015
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Academic Achievement Team Member
Hobbies and Interests: Playing piano, reading, playing games, and listening to music
Senior Training Instructor Christopher Fellows
Sun Bae Gyo Sa
“Forget about what is possible and impossible - that sets limits on what you can achieve. Set a goal without limits and strive for it.”
Start Year: 2015
  • North Hills Campus Manager
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Dream Team (Competition 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
Training Instructor Jordan S.
Gyo Sa
Start Year: 2013
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Dream Team (Competition Team) Member
Training Instructor Matt Price
Gyo Sa
"When I let go of who I am, I become what I may be."
Start Year: 2015
  • 2nd Dan - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor - Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Demo Team Member
  • Dream Team (Competition Team) Member
Hobbies and Interests: Blacksmithing, woodworking, leatherworking, motorcycling, and reading
Training Instructor Mady M.
Gyo Sa
Start Year: 2015
  • 2nd Dan – Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation
  • Certified Instructor – Pan-Am Tang Soo Do Federation