Sa Bom Nim Michael Ramirez

6th Dan Certified Master Instructor

 I have been involved in the martial art  of Tang Soo Do for over 28 years. In November 11, 1990, I joined  Homestead Tang Soo Do Karate, under the guidance and instruction of Sa  Bom Nim William Johns ( Master ), until 1992.

After  Hurricane Andrew I continued my training under the guidance and  instruction of Sa Bom Nim Charlie W. Miley ( Master ), student of Sa Bom  Nim William Johns ( Master ). Awarded 1st Dan in 1994, 2nd Dan in 1996  and 3rd Dan in 1999 all ranks awarded under Tang Soo Do/ Soo Bahk Do Moo  Duk Kwan Federation.

From  2000 to 2007 under guidance and instruction of Sa Bom Nim Arthur Pryor (  Master ). Awarded 4th Dan and Master Certification under Tang Soo Do/  Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation in 2003.

In  2007 to further my martial arts education and growth, I stopped my  affiliation with the Tang Soo Do/ Soo Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation  and joined the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Association, Inc under the  guidance and instruction of Kwan Jang Nim Charles J. Ferraro (  Grandmaster ).

Awarded 5th Dan under the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Association, Inc in January 2013.

Awarded 6th Dan under the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Association, Inc in January 2019.

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Sa Bom Nim Bland Jensen

5th Dan Certified Master Instructor

Sa Bom  Nim Bland Jensen ( Master ), has  been involved in the martial art of Tang Soo Do since 1994. She started  her training under the guidance and instruction of Sa Bom Nim Steve  Paleo ( Master ) at Pines Karate. All her Dan Awards  have been under  the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Association, Inc. She was awarded 4th Dan  and Master  Certification in January 2012.  Awarded 5th Dan in January  2017. Sa Bom Nim Jensen, is the Assistant Master Instructor at Somerset  City Arts. Sa Bom Nim Jensen ( Master ), is an inspiration to everyone  who meets her. 

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Kyo Sa Nim Mike Cruz

3rd Dan Certified Instructor

 Kyo Sa Nim Michael Cruz has been  involved in the martial art of Tang Soo Do since 1999. He started his  training under the guidance and instruction of Sa Bom Nim Charlie W.  Miley ( Master ) and Sa Bom Nim Walter Okahara ( Master ). He  was awarded his Cho Dan ( 1st Dan/ Degree ) under the Tang Soo Do/ Soo  Bahk Do Moo Duk Kwan Federation.  Kyo Sa Nim Mike Cruz was awarded Ee  Dan ( 2nd Dan/ Degree ) and Teacher Certification on December 2012,  under the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Association, Inc. Kyo Sa Nim Cruz is  the Assistant Instructor at Redland Koi Gardens which he is the property  owner.  Awarded 3rd Dan on April 2018, under the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk  Kwan Association, Inc. 

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Jonathan Ramirez

1st Dan Assistant Instructor

 Jonathan Ramirez is the son of Sa Bom Nim Michael Ramirez ( Master ). Jonathan  began his training under his father and instructor in September 22,  2010. He was awarded his Cho Dan ( 1st Dan/ Degree ) in November 2014,  under the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan Association, Inc. He is an assistant  to his father at Somerset City Arts and Somerset Oaks Academy. 

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