Black Belts

Black Belt Honor Roll

American Karate Academy is proud to present our Black Belt Honor Roll. This list represents those staff members and students who have shown the ultimate dedication and perserverance to attain the rank of Black Belt. Many years of hard work, devotion and discipline have been required to achieve this honor.

Click on the Black Belt's name to get more information about this person's accomplishments:

Danny Chapman - 10th Dan/Senior Grandmaster/Soke

Mike Hoyal - 8th Dan/Grandmaster/Senior Instructor/ Soke Dai

Tim Bowles - 7th Dan/Kyoshi/Senior Instructor/Soke Dai

Matt Stonerock - 6th Dan/Kyoshi/Senior Instructor

Michael Culbreth - 5th Dan/Master/Senior Instructor

Lindsey Culbreth - 5th Dan/Master/ Instructor

Lenny Ramirez - 4th Dan/Renshi/Instructor

Mackenzy Ramirez - 3rd Dan/Assistant Instructor

Michael Shounoda - 3rd Degree/Assistant Instructor

Eric Donahue - 2nd Dan/Assistant Instructor

Chase Smith - 3rd Dan/Assistant Instructor

Luke Donahue - 1st Dan/Assistant Instructor

Bailey Shelton - 1st Dan/Assistant Instructor

Kristen Ramirez - 1st Dan/Assistant Instructor

Steven Errico - 1st Dan/Assistant Instructor

Please Contact Us if you would like to get information on how you can get your name listed here also.