Yondan - Isshin-Ryu Karate
Certified Isshin-Ryu Instructor
Certified Personal Fitness Trainer
Sensei Rhonda was born and raised in Idaho, moved to Buffalo in 1988, and had 3 great kids. She started training in Isshin-Ryu when she was 35. She's worked for an industry leading lumber company in the inventory accounting department for over 15 years. In 2009 she got her certification as a Personal Fitness trainer, motivated to enhance women's lives as they move from youth to middles age. She went back to school at 40 and received an associates in Paralegal Studies in 2012. Rhonda developed girls / young ladies and women's self-defense and empowerment programs specifically for those ages groups. She spending time with friends and family, hiking, biking, weight training, and gardening. She spends her down time watching football, hockey and indulging on Netflix originals. She enjoys traveling to Idaho and Las Vegas to visit family and friends.