Master T is a World Taekwondo Kukkiwon certified 5th Dan Black Belt with over 27 years of martial arts experience. Master T began her teaching career in 2000, instructing students the art of Taekwondo for the same school she was taught in. As much as teaching effective techniques was important, Master T also wanted her students to understand the philosophy behind her teachings.
Being humble, strong, confident, and disciplined will allow any practitioner to overcome their doubts, not just in training, but also throughout their daily lives. Master T has launched outreach, prevention, and intervention programs for at-risk youth and serves as a keynote speaker at various seminars.
Master T has earned distinction for being featured in multiple media outlets worldwide for promoting martial arts. Master T is recognized as 1 of the highest-ranking Certified Female Senior Masters in US; developed 700+ students, including 15 US national champions.
Awards: Best of Alexandria Outstanding School Award (3); St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital Leadership Award; Dedication of Service & Outstanding Contribution to Taekwondo Award; VA Taekwondo Master of the Year Award; World Taekwondo Letter of Commendation.