Renshi Kathleen Mello

5th Degree Black belt -Shotokan Karate (Renshi)
3rd degree Black belt  -Kwanmukan Karate (Sensei)
2nd degree Black belt– Aiki– Jitsu
Certified Shotokan Instructor
Class C Referee USAKF
Past Female National Champion and All– American
Past USAKF and AIKA Team member and Kumite Grand Champion
Past Female Black Belt Atlantic League Champion-Kumite
radKIDS ® certified

Renshi Kathleen earned her Bachelors of Science from University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT and her MBA from Nichol’s College, Dudley, MA. In addition to their martial arts school,  she has the privilege of teaching Therapeutic Martial Arts at Summit Academy in Worcester, MA for students with High Functioning Autism and Asperger’s and is a Consultant Registered Dietitian.

Her most rewarding job is being a full time mom to her daughter, Maria-Rose