Bill Martin is a fifth degree black belt who started karate 27 years ago and has been teaching karate for 17 years. He opened his first dojo in April of 1999 and has watched it grow over the years. Recently retired, he now focuses on Karate and Kobudo (Okinawan weapons) which have been a long time passion. Bill is a resident of Hudson, WI. He and his wife Samantha, have three children, and seven grandchildren. Bill's partner in the dojo is his son Kevin, who is also a fifth degree black belt.