Meet Our Instructors:
Sa Bom Nim Sean Kennedy, Sa Bom Nim Christopher Maus, & Kyo Sa Nim Lauren Kennedy
Sa Bom Nim Sean Kennedy – Dan # 30161
Sa Bom Nim (Master Instructor) Sean Kennedy began his Martial Arts career in 1984, at the age of 19. Sa Bom Nim Kennedy currently holds a 6th degree black belt under Choong Jae Nim C.S. Kim, President and Founder of the International Tang Soo Do Federation. Sa Bom Nim Kennedy tested for his Masters rank in 2007 and was promoted to 6th degree in 2020. He currently resides in Watson, Louisiana.
Kyo Sa Nim Lauren Kennedy – Dan #71039
Kyo Sa Nim (certified instructor) Lauren Kennedy began her Martial Arts career at a young age, training in Tang Soo Do. Unfortunately, she was forced to quit and never obtained her Black Belt. In October of 2012, Kyo Sa Nim Kennedy returned to the do jang as an adult and chased down her dream of becoming a Black Belt. Kyo Sa Nim Kennedy currently holds the rank of Sam Dan (3rd degree) under Sa Bom Nim Sean Kennedy. She is a graduate of Central High School, and currently resides in Watson, Louisiana.
Sa Bom Nim Christopher “Chris” Maus – Dan # 51372
Sa Bom Nim Christopher Maus began his Martial arts career in March of 2003, at age eight. Sa Bom Nim Maus graduated from Walker High School in 2013. Like many young people who train, Sa Bom Nim Maus left the do jang after graduating to attend college. Sa Bom Nim Maus returned to the do jang in 2016 to continue his training. He is currently a Sa Dan (4th degree) under Sa Bom Nim Sean Kennedy. He currently resides in Hammond, Louisiana. Sa Bom Nim Maus took ownership of Central Karate in October of 2021 and is very excited about meeting his lifetime dream of owning and running his own do jang!