Thomas MoreheadYouth BJJ Instructor
Thomas Morehead is a purple belt competitor, who’s embodiment of selflessness teammates and commitment to training has led him to become a invaluable member of the Ryoma family. Thomas instructs both of our Youth programs.
Shannon MillerYouth BJJ Instructor
Shannon Miller is a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu blue belt as well as a Taekwondo black belt. Drawing from her experience as a striking martial artist, she sought out grappling as a way to become a more well rounded martial artists. She assists in the instruction of our Youth programs.
Chad FazenbakerBJJ Instructor
Chad Fazenbaker trained under Kevin Wilson up to the rank of purple belt until he moved to South Korea. While abroad, he trained under blackbelt John Frankl at Strightblast Gym in Seoul, South Korea. Now back in the states, he is a great addition to the stable of quality instructors Ryoma Academy has to offer.
Brent WalterMMA / Youth Programs
Brent Walter is a current Pro Lightweight MMA Competitor and Jiu-Jitsu purple belt. Post-collegeiate football, he found success winning local Toughman tournaments and earning an amatuer lightweight title. He turned pro in 2017 after competing both professionally in MMA and Boxing. He is the head instructor of the MMA program and Youth BJJ programs.(CPR/First Aid Certified)
Bob CarderOwner / Head BJJ Instructor
Bob Carder started his journey in 2006. Under the direction of black belt Professor Kevin Wilson, he quickly became a diligent student of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu. Bob's ability to teach a wide variety of techniques has promoted growth in each individual student. Methodical and calculated describes his jiu-jitsu game and is a quality that is evident in his class instruction. (CPR/First Aid Certified)