Board of Instructors

West Coast Dojo Board of Instructors

The West Coast Dojo Board of Instructors is a diverse group of individuals that have a passion for martial arts and decades of experience teaching all ages groups, from children to seniors.

Sensei Abraham Ohrenstein

Director of West Coast Dojo
Chief Instructor of Shuri Ryu
4th Dan Okinawan Shuri Ryu Karatedo
1st Dan Go Dai Henka Jiu Jitsu
Rank in Kobudo

Shihan Steven Schwartz

Chief Instructor of Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, and TAS

Shihan Steven Schwarts has over 30 years of experience in the martial arts.
7th Dan in Go Dai Henka Jiu Jitsu
6th Dan Okinawan Shuri-Ryu Karate-Do
6th Dan Shintoyoshin Jiu Jitsu
Gakusha Grade Okinawan Kobudo
Sifu of Kuntao/Arnis/Baguazhang
Muay Thai, Savate, Boxing Instructor
MMA Instructor (Full Contact Experienced)

Sabumnim Scott Brigham

Chief Instructor of Tae Kwon Do

5th Degree Black Belt and Chief Instructor of ITF Tae Kwon Do

Shihan Thomas Daue

Shihan Thomas Daue

Jiu-Jitsu Instructor

Shihan Thomas Daue has over 30 years of experience in the arts.
7th Dan in Go Dai Henka Jiu Jitsu
6th Dan Shintoyoshin Jiu Jitsu
3rd level inner door student of Kuntao, Arnis, and Baguazhang

Shihan Tony Romeo

Jiu-Jitsu and TAS Instructor

7th Dan in Go Dai Henka Jiu Jitsu
6th Dan Shintoyoshin Jiu Jitsu
Sidai of Kuntao/Arnis/Baguazhang
1st Dan Wado Ryu Karate
Sihing title in Tactical Awareness systems
3rd level inner door student of Kuntao, Arnis, and Baguazhang

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Sensei Crystal Romeo

Instructor of Shuri Ryu Karate

3rd Dan Okinawan Shuri-Ryu Karate-Do