Meet

Our Team

GRANDMASTER

Ki Hong Kim

INSTRUCTOR /

MANAGER

Justin Potvin

HEAD MASTER

Daniel Ruiz

Master Daniel is a 4th Degree Black Belt with over 20 years of Taekwondo Experience. He is from Colombia and speaks both English and Spanish. 

Education:

Bachelor's Degree in Advertising Graphic Communication

Certified on the 11th PATU Standard Poomsae Seminar

Experience:

6 years as a Colombian National Team member

10 Consecutive years as Poomsae Champion

Over 140 medals and awards

International Medalist

11 Years of specialized Poomsae training

MASTER

Christian Schuman

Instructor Justin is a 3rd Degree Black Belt with over 10 years of Taekwondo experience. He is the Manager of KH Kim Taekwondo. 

Education:

2017 Bachelor's Degree in Physics, DePaul University

2019 Master's Degree in Physics, DePaul University

Experience:

2011 U.S. Hanmadang National Double Gold Medalist 

2013 Illinois State Sparring & Poomsae Gold Medalist

2013 USAT National Sparring Gold Medalist

2014 Illinois State Sparring Gold Medalist

Master Christian is a 4th Degree Black Belt with over 20 years of Taekwondo experience.

Education:

Currently Working on his Bachelor's Degree in Teaching. 

Studied abroad in Korea

Experience:

Specializes in Traditional Weaponry

Martial Arts Demonstration Leader

Can speak Basic Korean

Has been at our school since he was 4 years old. 

MASTER

Beverly Smith

Master Smith is a 5th Degree Black Belt with over 35 years of Taekwondo experience. 

Education:

Master's Degree in Political Science 

1977 Graduated Loyola Law School

Experience:

Kukkiwon Certified International Master 3rd Class

Kukkiwon Certified Taekwondo Judge/Examiner 3rd Class Kukkiwon Certified World Taekwondo Hanmadang Referee 3rd Class 1sr Place Poomsae in 2011 U.S. Open Hanmadang tournament Certified Antibully Instructor from Verbal Judo Institute

WANT MORE INFO?

ACCESS OUR SCHEDULE, PRICING & A FREE CLASS

Address: 3141 Dundee Rd. Northbrook 60062

Contact Support

Tel: 847-480-9222

  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • Instagram
  • YouTube