Our Instructors

Master David Johnson

Chief Instructor

40 Years Experience 6th Dan Master AKTA (Choon Lee) Certified Instructor. Men, Women, and Children Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Level 4 certified instructor. As an instructor, it is a gratifying experience to watch students develop mentally and physically through martial arts. If you have any questions please contact me at 913-681-1777. I look forward to speaking with you.

Tyson Kilbey


Tyson is a huge asset to the academy. His classes are energetic and exciting. He teaches daytime classes and private lessons. He also serves the community as Johnson County Sheriffs department Lieutenant and Owner of Top Firearms Instruction.

David Smarr


A highly qualified Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Black Belt Certified instructor with over 24 years experience. David is currently a Gracie Level 4 instructor, he adds his years of experience to the Combatives and Master cycle classes.


Blue Valley Tae Kwon Do

Proud Member AKTA

Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Certified