Warrior Queens Master Seminar Instructor Bios
Lady Sensei New York is a self defense instructor, motivational speaker and educational consultant. She is a Shihan and holds rank in 3 systems where she is an instructor in Ninjutsu, Edged and Improvised Weapons, Jujitsu and 21st Century Combatives. She made her edged weapons television debut as a competitor on the History Channel's "Forged In Fire:Knife or Death" 2018 She is the Founding President of the Lady Sensei Women's Martial Arts Network and travels the world working tirelessly to promote women's contributions to the martial arts. She was honored as the first woman recipient of the Masters and Mentors Award at HBO/Cinemax headquarters in NYC by Shihan Demetrius Angelo, Executive Director of the Urban Action Showcase & Expo in 2018 and has been a presenter at the Martial Arts Studies Conferences in Cardiff University, Wales and Chapman University, Annaheim, California. Lady Sensei is the United States Representative for the International Circle of Masters, and thanks all who support women of the arts.
Professor Janet Gee of San Francisco California is a an adjunct faculty member of the Women's Studies Department at the City College of San Francisco, and an 8th degree black belt with an extensive background as a self-defense, Tai Chi, Qi Gong and yoga instructor, and practitioner of bodywork and healing modalities. Prof. Gee has been a student and practitioner of martial arts since 1971. She has taught martial arts seminars and workshops throughout the United States, Canada, Mexico, Europe, and Australia. During her years as a martial arts competitor her first-place finishes included the West Coast Nationals Open Karate Championship, the National Martial Arts Federation's All-Style Martial Arts form competition, and Ed Parker's International Karate Championship. In 2013 she was inducted into the International Circle of Masters Hall of Fame Qi Gong / Tai Chi Healing Instructor of the Year Award. And in 2019 she received the Self Defense Instructor of the Year award from the International Circle of Masters.
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Professora Amazonas "The Lioness of Capoeira" of Newark, New Jersey, has taught workshops and studied Capoeira philosophy, movement and songs throughout the world (US, Puerto Rico, Barbados, Aruba, Mexico, Guatemala, Jamaica, St Lucia, St Maarten, Senegal, The Gambia and Brazil). Amazonas serves as the Curriculum Developer of the Afro Brazilian Arts and Education academy, Artistic Director of Groupo Liberdade of Capoeira (the first Capoeira group formed in New Jersey). Amazonas is a Hall of Famer, a Math Teacher for the Newark Public School System and a member of the Women's Martial Arts Network.
Professor Dominick of Brooklyn, New York was born in the Republic of Haiti, and has been a disciple of martial arts for over 30 years. She has earned Master level black belts in three styles -- Jujitsu, Tae Kwon Do and Hap Ki , and is the first Haitian woman to do so. Prof. Dominick is the published author of "The Compendium of Kumite Ryu Jujitsu" She is a martial arts events organizer and lends her expertise and experience to mentor women across the country and the world. She is highly respected and recognized as a leader in the martial arts and is a member of several Halls of Fame. We are fortunate to have her as a family member and Vice President of the Women's Martial Arts Network sharing the goal of unifying, elevating, educating and empowering woman globally.
Guro Valencia Robinson, of Largo, Maryland also known as "Guro Vee" is a certified Self-Defense Blackbelt Instructor, 4th degree (CK, Intl - highest ranked female in the organization) Senior Instructor, Combat Kuntao, Int’l and personal protection specialist. Among her many illustrious accomplishments, she has certifications in: Chin NaNon-Deadly Force Training (CDT); Last Resort Tactics, Knife and Gun Disarms Tactical Boxing.
Guro Vee is also an inductee of the World Head of Family Sokeship Council International Hall of Fame and a published author of 15 titles including her latest titled, ".Relevant". She is the Founder & Executive Officer of Mu Alpha Sigma, Inc. (Martial Artists Sorority), and a certified Personal Trainer and Youth/Adolescent Fitness Instructor. Guro Vee is the proud Mom of two beautiful and well trained daughters with blackbelts. Guro Vee is the Dean, VRMAC - continuing education program for the martial arts.
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