Thomas Heller - Head Kenjutsu Instructor, Owner
With over 20 years of teaching experience, Thomas is our head kenjutsu instructor, taking beginners and training them through and beyond black belt. Thomas has earned his 6th degree black belt in kenjutsu and his 3rd degree black belt in kickboxing. Additionally, Thomas has been certified through Japan as a Chief Instructor and Ambassador of Kenjutsu, won two USKA World Championships, and has produced over 10 World Champions.
Armand Parvazi - Assistant Kenjutsu Instructor
A 3rd degree black belt in kenjutsu, Armand helps students fine tune their skills. After instructing for over 10 years, Armand specializes in the training of advanced techniques, iaido, and fighting styles. Understanding his own journey is not complete, Armand balances teaching with progressing his own training. Furthermore, Armand is a four-time USKA World Champion and has had a hand in training multiple World Champions and medalists.