About Our Instructors
ORO VALLEY ATA
Mr. H. J. Kim
Mr. Kim started his training in January of 1998 at the University of Arizona. He is a 5th degree black belt and the chief instructor at Oro Valley ATA. He is one of the original instructors of this school since opening in September of 2003 and has been teaching full time since 2004.
Miss Jamie Archambault
Miss Jamie Archambault started her Taekwondo training at 5 years old at Oro Valley ATA back in 2004. She is currently a 4th degree black belt and is the certified, head instructor of Oro Valley ATA as well as being the longest standing student of the school.
SUNRISE TAEKWONDO, TUCSON
Mr. Eric Hodges
Mr. Hodges began his ATA training in Germany in 2000. Since then he has achieved the rank of 4th degree black belt and is the Chief Instructor at Sunrise Taekwondo. He trained with both Mr. Kim and Master Feiles at the University of Arizona and began his career as an instructor at the Oro Valley ATA location along with Mr. Kim in 2003. In 2007 he helped open Sunrise Taekwondo and since then has become the Chief Instructor of the school.
Mr. Justin Richert
Mr. Richert began his training at the University of Arizona in 2004. After a break from martial arts training he became an assistant instructor at Sunrise Taekwondo in 2012 and received his Black Belt in 2013. He is currently a 3rd degree black belt and the head instructor at Sunrise Taekwondo.
SUNRISE TAEKWONDO, MARICOPA
Senior Master Lee Feiles
Senior Master Lee Feiles is a 7th degree black belt master instructor. He is the chief instructor at Maricopa ATA. Along with Chief Master Choi, Mr. Kim, and Mr. Hodges, he has been a part of the opening and teaching of multiple schools in southern Arizona.