Our Instructors & Staff Members
Our Instructors have spent many years devoted to training in the art of Kenpo and other 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 Nexus Kenpo Martial Arts's instructors and other staff members, starting with Louie Jiles:
Louie Jiles (Rokudan/ Chief Instructor)
Master Jiles began Kenpo training in 1972, with Frank Wood. Started teaching Kenpo in 1974. Opened Nexus Kenpo Karate in 2000. Master Jiles also teaches Yang Tai Chi Chuan. Master Jiles has been a continuing presence in the Kenpo community. As a respected teacher and competition fighter since the 1970's. He has been recognized for his contributions, including:
Charter Member of the International Kenpo Hall of Fame 2007.
Joe Lewis Black Belt Research Conference 2007.
Master Instructor at the International Kenpo Gathering of Eagles 2009.
Joe Lewis Black Belt Research Conference 2009.
International Kenpo Gathering of Eagles 2013.
International Kenpo Gathering of Eagles 2015.
International Kenpo Gathering of Eagles 2017.
Roger Patterson (Yodan/ Assistant Instructor)
Mr. Patterson has over 30 years martial arts expeirence, including achieving Yodan rank in Kenpo. Mr. Patterson was inducted into the International Kenpo Hall of Fame at the Gathering of Eagles in Chicago, IL. 2015.
For more information about the Nexus Kenpo Martial Arts staff or training programs, please contact us at 678-427-0564 or by clicking here