Krishna Mungur 

Mr. Krishna Mungur has been studying Taekwondo for over 7 years. Mr. Mungur currently holds the rank of:

3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo.

Master Michelle Robinson

Mrs. Michelle Robinson has been studying Taekwondo for over 9 years. She currently holds the rank of:

*4th Degree Black Belt

She Owner of Robsinson's Taekwondo. Michelle teaches at our Mt. Heathy.

Blue Ash Recreation Center
4433 Cooper Rd. Blue Ash, Ohio 45242
​513-520-9062

Master Kathy Cook

Master Kathy Cook has over 12 years of experience in martial arts. She currently holds the rank of:

* 4th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo

* 3rd Degree Black Belt in Hapkido


Master Troy M. Gaines

Master Troy M. Gaines has over 16 years of martial arts experience. He currently holds the rank of:

* 5th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo

Master Troy M. Gaines is a Senior Master Instructor at the Mt. Healthy location.



Master Troy Gaines Sr.

Master Gaines is the Founder of Ohio Taekwondo Academy. Master Gaines has been studying martial arts for over 33 years. He currently holds the rank of:

* 7th Degree Master in Taekwondo

* 4th Degree Master in Hapkido

* 4th Degree Master in Tang Soo Do

 Master Gaines is a certified Taekwondo, Hapkido, and Tang Soo Do instructor. 


OTA Masters &  Senior Black Belt Instructors

Ohio Taekwondo

       Academy


Valda Freeman-Karmo

Mrs. Valda Freeman-Karmo has been studying Taekwondo for over 7 years. Mrs. Freeman-Karmo currently holds the rank of:   

3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo.

Lahai Adama Karmo

Mr. Karmo has been studying Taekwondo for over 9 years. He currently holds the rank of: 3rd Degree Black Belt

Mr. Karmo is a two times State Champion and a two times Silver Medalist at Nationals.

Master "Tee" Tamsukhin

Mr. Tamsukhin has over 12 years of martial arts experience. Tee currently holds the rank of:

* 4th Degree Black in TaeKwondo

* 2nd Degree Black Belt in Hapkido

Tee teaches at Blue Ash and our Mt. Healthly locations.


Karen D. Gaines

Mrs. Karen Gaines has been studying Taekwondo for over 7 years. She currently holds the rank of:

2nd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo

​Red Belt in Hapkido

​Mrs. Karen Gaines in the Co-Owner of Ohio Taekwondo Academy.