Sensei Steve is a 7th Degree Black Belt with over 34 years of Martial Arts experience. He is a Black Belt in JKA Shotokan Karate-Do and he has several Black Belt ranks from multiple Martial Arts organizations. He is the head instructor for the Krav Maga & MMA Program and the Shotokan Karate program. Sensei Steve has cross trained through the years in Judo, Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, Boxing, & Full Contact Karate. He has coached many MMA fighters, both amateur and professional. Sensei Steve is the owner of The Southeastern Fight League, where as an MMA Fight Promoter, he has hosted the majority of the amateur MMA events in this area. He was the first promoter to put on a sanctioned amateur MMA event through the Alabama Athletic Commission in Dothan, AL.