(b. 13 January 1956). 4th dan Yoshinkan Aikido, b. 15 November 1986-IYAF [rank authenticated]. B. A. Philosophy and Psychology. Professional aikido instructor since 1982. Began martial arts practice in 1967. Began aikido training in Windsor, Ontario in 1974. UCHIDESHI at YOSHINKAN AIKIDO Hombu in 1979. Also holds ranks in karate, judo and Chinese martial arts. A graduate of 20-month course taught by Takashi KUSHIDA. Teaches aikido-based defense and control tactics program for police and customs students at St. Clair College, Windsor, Ontario. Founder and chief instructor of private aikido dojo in Windsor.