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Instructors

The Warrior’s Edge Martial Arts has a program dedicated to creating quality martial arts instructors. Students can participate in this elite program that showcases the skills to teach fun and informative classes in Aiki Ninjutsu, Aikido, Warrior Women and the S.A.F.E. self-defense program.

Kancho Michael Jutoshi Eichenberg

Michael is the Owner of Warrior’s Edge Martial Arts; Head of Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu and Co-Founder of PAPA Aikido USA.

Background:

  • Over 35 years training in the martial arts
  • 7th Dan in Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu
  • 3rd Dan in To-Shin Do – Former Senior Instructor in Stephen K. Hayes’ Quest Organization
  • 1st Dan Aikido
  • Awarded title of Kan-cho, “Head of the Organization” for the Jizaikan in 2008
  • Formed the Banzenkan “Organization of Perfection and Flawlessness” in 2011
  • Co-Founder of PAPA Aikido USA
  • Graduate of ESI (Executive Security International). One of the top rated bodyguard schools in the US.
  • Served as a member of an elite executive protection detail and as an in-house SWAT team member at a nuclear facility
  • Former United States Marine Corps Security Force Team Member and Marksmanship Instructor
  • Developed S.A.F.E. (Safety Awareness Fundamental Education) self-defense program for middle school, high school and college students as well as professionals in law enforcement, security, medical, retail and restaurant fields.
  • Has served as Defensive Tactics Instructor for Dupage County Court Services Probation Division, Kane County Court Services Probation Division, Kane County Juvenile Detention Center and A.T.F. special units – Chicago branch. Mr. Eichenberg is the current Defensive Tactics Instructor for Kendall and DeKalb County Services Probation Divisions and Naperville Central High School.

Sensei Michelle Shinsetsutoshi Eichenberg

Michelle is the chief instructor of the Warrior Women, S.A.F.E. and Ninja Rangers classes at Warrior’s Edge Martial Arts

Background:

  • 4th Dan in Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu
  • 2nd Dan in To-Shin Do
  • 1st Dan in Aikido
  • Former Certified SKH Quest Instructor

Sensei Vance Chotoshi Richards

Certified Instructor

Background:

  • Over 40 years martial arts experience
  • 4th Dan in Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu
  • 4th Dan in To-Shin Do
  • 2nd Dan in Bujinkan Budo Taijutsu
  • 1st Dan in Aikido
  • Former Certified SKH Quest Instructor

Sensei Michael Kentoshi Botica

Certified Instructor

Background:

  • 5th Dan in Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu

Sensei Lee Wakarutoshi Scott

Certified Instructor

Background:

  • 5th Dan in Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu
  • 2nd Dan in Isshinryu Karate
  • Licensed Clinical Social Worker (LCSW)
  • Certified S.A.F.E. Instructor

Sensei Bob Rikoutoshi Grevin

Certified Instructor

Background:

  • 4th Dan in Banzenkan Aiki Ninjutsu
  • 2nd Dan in To-Shin Do
  • 1st Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do

Jeffrey Gregorec, USMC Retired

Tactical Firearms Instructor

Background:

  • Vice President – Safer USA – Tactical & Advanced Training
  • 18yrs USMC Special Forces (combat experience)
  • 5yrs Senior Instructor Special Operations Training Group
  • Taught: Close Quarter Battle, Urban Sniper,Breaching (mechanical, ballistic, explosive,thermal)
  • NRA Instructor: Pistol, Rifle & Shotgun
  • Instructor: Tactical Pistol, Tactical Rifle; Long Range Rifle
  • Member: National Rifle Association & Illinois State Rifle Association
  • NRA Range Safety Officer
  • Executive Protection Specialist
  • IDFPR Instructor: Semi Auto, Revolver, Rifle, Shotgun
  • 40hr Certified Firearm Instructor (PERC, FCC)

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The Warriors Edge

790 Royal St. George Suite 106

Naperville, IL 60563

Email: thewarriorsedge@sbcglobal.net

Phone: 630.416.1946