Dedication. Expertise. Passion.
Meet the Team at O.C. Martial Arts. We are dedicated to provide the best instruction and helping students reach their goals.
Owner & Master Instructor
Master Kris is a nationally ranked, 6th Dan Taekwondo Black Belt. He has studied Taekwondo for over 35 Years and has Instructed as a Master Black Belt for more than 15 Years.
In addition to his USA Taekwondo Accreditation, he is also certified in Ali-Do, Muay-Thai, Philippine Stick Fighting, Practical Self-Defense, Boxing and Kickboxing. In the past, he has competed internationally in Olympic style and open style tournaments, boxing and kick boxing tournaments, continually ranking in the top tier of competition.
Manager & Instructor
Ms. Daphne started off training with Master Kris at the age of 15. Now she is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo.
Mr. Robert has been training with Master Kris since he was 8 years old. He is now a 3rd Degree Black Belt in WTF taekwondo with over 10 years of martial arts experience. He is currently attending LBCC to further his education after high school.
Mr. Andrew has been training with Master Kris for over 10 years. He is currently a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo. He is furthering his education and attending OCC and their culinary program, with goals to one day be a chef.
Mr. Elliott has been training with Master Kris since he was 8 years old. Now Mr. Elliott is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo with 10 years of experience training. He is a Senior at El Modena High School and is part of the theatre program.
Mr. Kyle has been training with Master Kris since he was 3 years old. He started off as a Little Ninja and is now a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo. He is currently attending El Modena High as a Junior.