Mr. Dan Shepherd
2nd Degree Black Belt
Martial Arts Training History
Dan began his taekwondo training in 2015 under Master Aaron Tuck. His youngest son started training before him, after they visited the N. Springs Academy. When Master Tuck offered a special training opportunity for parents. Dan and his wife both started training. The entire family continues to train and compete together on a regular basis. Dan enjoys the friendly atmosphere and helping other students succeed.
Martial Arts Teaching History
Dan became an Assistant Instructor in 2017 and became a Certified Instructor in 2018. He enjoys seeing students he works with succeed at testings and tournaments. He gets excited when students of all ages excel in their training .
In addition to being a Certified Taekwondo Instructor, Dan is a Certified MMA Conditioning Coach.
Where Does He Teach Taekwondo
Dan teaches is the Chief Instructor at Tiger Rock - East Springs and also instructs at the North Springs Academy.
Personal Interests and Hobbies
Besides martial arts, he enjoys spending time with his family and volunteering in non-profit leadership. He is an avid fan of computer science and using technology to solve problems.