US TaeKwonDo Academy Instructors

Master Daniel Kim

  • 5th degree black belt
  • 7x State Champion
  • Member of USA Taekwondo, the Olympic-governing body
  • Board Member of the South Carolina State Taekwondo Association
  • USA Taekwondo certified Coach
  • USA Taekwondo certified Referee
  • Has coached multiple State, Regional, & National Champions
  • Previous Experience:
           –Instructor of the Year
           -Team Manager of the Natoyan Korean Children Taekwondo Demonstration Team’s USA Tour
           -Southeastern Masters’ Club and Demonstration Group


Master Hanna Reese

  • Chief Instructor for the Irmo location
  • 4th Degree Black Belt
  • Black Belt in Haidong Gumdo (traditional sword martial art)
  • USA Taekwondo certified referee


Master John Wampler

  • 4th Degree Black Belt
  • South Carolina State Champion
  • U.S. Open medalist in both poomsae and sparring
  • Assistant Coach for the Competition Team



Instructor Tae Kim

  • 3rd Degree Black Belt
  • South Carolina State Champion
  • Assistant Coach for the Demonstration Team


Instructor Amber Allbritton

  • 3rd Degree Black Belt
  • Multiple championship in tournaments