Sensei John Mitchell

“Mr. John” has been training in the Martial Arts since he was 17 and in college. He has studied Japanese and Okinawan Karate, Judo, Ju-Jitsu and TKD. His studies continue in Ju-Jitsu, weapons and for his 5th degree rank in IsshinRyu. He is a sanctioned referee for the Texas Karate League and a respected official at many North Texas tournaments. He is the proud father of four and 2 grandchildren.

     Sensei Jason Fernandez


Jason Fernandez is our Instructor of the Lil Dragon's program, specializing in working with kids between the ages of 6-10, after working with the FWISD for 3 years in the Lights Out Program. He is currently studying for his Shedan Rank in IsshinRyu.  Mr Fernandez continues to compete locally, and is a board member on the SMART Tournament Organazation in Fort Worth.

Sensei Ed Johnson

  First Generation Black Belt under   Shimabuku, Sensei Johnson has been teaching for over 50 years. GM Johnson teaches the Advanced and Black Belt Classes twice a month.


Texas IsshinRyu Karate Academy - Ed Johnson