Our Team

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Mike Barnard

Senior Master Instructor & Co-Owner

Master Mike holds a 7th Dan in Taekwondo under the Richard Chun Taekwondo Headquarters. Is Moo Duk Kwan, and Kukkiwon certified. Also holds the rank of 4th Dan in Hapkido under Grandmaster Tae Jung. Is a WHA (world Hapkido Association) Internationally Certified Instructor, as well as Southeastern New York Coordinator.  He is lifelong member of the WHA. Other ranks include: 4th Dan in Tang Soo Do and 1st Dan in Haedong Kumdo. 


Kim Barnard

Instructor & Co-Owner

​Instructor Kim holds a 3rd Dan in Taekwondo; certified by both the Richard Chun Taekwondo Headquarters and Moo Duk Kwan. She is currently working on acquiring her 1st Dan in Hapkido. When not teaching, she continues to train, and more recently just added another martial art to her schedule: Brazilian Jiujitsu! In addition, she also is part of the Defensive Tactics Team and Women's Self Defense. 

Ethan Decker


Instructor Ethan holds a 3rd Dan in Taekwondo; USTA Certified WT as well as a 2nd Dan ITF. He is the lead Instructor for our children's program at HHMA, where he's kept plenty busy teaching kids aged 4-12 Monday - Thursday.

Ethan Decker

Anthony Vetro

Sensei & Owner of Fat Cat BJJ

Instructor Anthony Vetro 

3rd Degree Inazuma Te Ryu Ju Jutsu – Certified by Stephen J. Gamma1st Degree Brazilian Jiu Jitsu – Certified by Steven OlivierCoach – MMA Ground & Pound, Take Down / Take Down Defense, and MMA(combined striking and ground).

Master Instructor - Police Defensive Tactics