Our Instructors & Staff Members

Our Instructors have spent many years devoted to training in the martial arts and have attained a certain level of expertise to qualify them as teachers and also mentors.

Through extensive testing, certification and tournament level competition, our staff has attained mastery in this martial art and now enjoy sharing their skill and passing it on to their students.

Here are a few of Martial Arts America - Eastgate's instructors and other staff members, starting with Mike Franzen:

Mike Franzen  (7th Degree, Founder, Owner and Master Instructor)
Mike Franzen has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Mike Franzen
Brandon Garrett  (6th Degree, Master Instructor)
Brandon Garrett has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Ben Franzen  (6th Degree, Master Instructor)
Ben Franzen has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Matthew Dreyer  (5th Degree, Certified Instructor)
Matthew Dreyer has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Roger Strunk  (5th Degree, Master Instructor)
Roger Strunk has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Rob Roeckner  (4th Degree, Senior Instructor)
Rob Roeckner has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Kerry Kelly  (4th Degree Black Belt, Certified Instructor)
Kerry Kelly has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Drena Francis  (4th Degree Black Belt, Certified Instructor)
Drena Francis has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Jannis Brown  (Front Counter Staff)
Jannis Brown has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Madeline Franzen  (4th Degree, Certified Instructor)
Madeline Franzen has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Jennifer Meyers  (2nd Degree, Certified Instructor)
Jennifer Meyers has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Taylor Ellis  (4th Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Taylor Ellis has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Ashley Boone  (3rd Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Ashley Boone has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Sophie Gorman  (4th Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Sophie Gorman has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Tanner Gorman  (4th Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Tanner Gorman has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Joe Gullage  (3rd Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Joe Gullage has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Michael Faler  (3rd Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Michael Faler has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Danny Shea  (4th Degree, Senior Instructor)
Danny Shea has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Harrison Provard  (2nd Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Harrison Provard has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

Evan Betscher  (3rd Degree, Assistant Instructor)
Evan Betscher has numerous credentials and accomplishments. We will be updating this section shortly to detail them.

For more information about the Martial Arts America - Eastgate staff or training programs, please contact us at 513-753-1200 or by clicking here.