Scott is a full time Martial Arts instructor and student. He is the owner and Chief Instructor of Core Martial Arts Academy. Scott trains IKI Krav Maga under Moshe Katz and Hapkido under GM JR West. Scott is a 3rd Dan Black Belt in Hapkido and 3rd Dan Black Belt in Krav Maga and also teaches Kickboxing and MMA. He seeks every opportunity to further his training by traveling and training under experts in the field of Martial Arts. Scott often volunteers his time to ensure those in his community have the basic knowledge of awareness and self defense.
A veteran of the US Air Force, Scott performed duties as law enforcement, criminal investigator, personal security officer for 4 star Generals, and installation ground defense. Scott’s prior experience in law enforcement, private and personal security, and controlling dangerous crowds as a bouncer, has given him the knowledge to teach not only self defense techniques, but also conflict avoidance and awareness. Scott is strongly compassionate about the whole person idea of instructing. His goal is to not only teach martial arts techniques, but to also mentor and lead his students on the Martial Arts path.