Bios

- Joel Winograd, JeeDoJah*
- 30+ years as TKD teacher
- trained with Grandmaster Han Cha Kyo for 25 years.
Mr. Winograd has taught TKD in a wide variety of settings both domestically and internationally, including programs at the Hebrew University in Jerusalem, and housing projects in Chicago. Mr. Winograd directed the challenging Chicago outdoor school where training was exclusively outdoors year-round.  Mr. Winograd has taught courses in full-contact defense against sexual assault throughout the United States.       
- Lonna Brooks, JeeDoJah*
- 30+ years as TKD teacher
- trained with GrandMaster Han Cha Kyo for 15 years.
Dr Brooks co-directed the Chicago outdoor school as well as organized and taught programs for City Colleges of Chicago, for mothers of retarded children, for women living and working in a high-crime area of Chicago, and for children in an after-school setting in the Chicago housing projects. Dr. Brooks has taught courses in full-contact defense against sexual assault throughout the United States.
 

In 1993, Mr. Winograd and Dr. Brooks founded the Universal TaeKwon-Do School in Rio, Wisconsin, where they continue to teach classes.
 

*JeeDoJah refers to expert instructors with at least 24 years of progressive black belt experience and long-term leadership success.

Last update: 06/07/2016