David Anscomb

Owner / Instructor
Personal Protection Specialist

Began training in Tae Kwon Do in 1985 under the direction of
Mr. Darwin Packer, 4th Dan Blackbelt, Michigan State Director
United States Tae Kwon Do Federation.

1989, earned 1st Dan Blackbelt (A-1-4644)
United States and International Tae Kwon Do Federations.

1994, earned 2nd Dan Blackbelt (A-1-1358) testing under the new
U.S.T.F./I.T.F. Michigan State Director, 5th Dan, Mr. David Dryesdale.

2002, promoted to 3rd Dan Black Belt (D3-02-001)
Modern American Tactical Tae Kwon Do

2008, promoted to 4th Dan Blackbelt (D4-08-001)
Modern American Tactical Tae Kwon Do

2016, 5th Degree Blackbelt (D5-04-001)
Concept Combatives (Conceptu Bellicus)

A member of both the U.S.T.F./ I.T.F. for over 15 years and an instructor for
Cadillac Area Tae Kwon Do for over 12 years.

Commanding Officer - Michigan Mountaineers Division
United States Naval Sea Cadet Corps
Camp Grayling, MI.
Rank: Lieutenant
Close Quarters Defensive Tactics Instructor

Northern Michigan Representative / Martial Arts Athlete
STAND Strength Team Ministries

1997 recipient of the Presidential Sports Award for Tae Kwon Do training presented by
the Presidents Council on Physical Fitness and Sports. Administered by the Amateur
Athletic Union (AAU)

1997,  attended Chuck Norris’ Kick Drugs Out of America Martial Arts Expo in
Chicago, IL. and trained with World Kick-Boxing Champions Mr. Bill
“Superfoot” Wallace, Mr. Joe Lewis, Miss Kathy Long, Tae Kwon Do Grand Master
Jhoon Rhee, and Olympic Gold Medalists Christine Rodrigues and Arlene Limas and
forms champion Cynthia Rothrock.

1998 began studying other styles and incorporating those theories and concepts into
traditional Tae Kwon Do starting the development of
Modern American Tactical Tae Kwon Do.

1999,  attended a U.S.T.F. forms seminar conducted by U.S.T.F. Regional
Director Mr. Earl Weiss 6th Dan.

Helped establish the Northern Knights Martial Arts organization and in October 2000,
and was voted in as its president.

2001, attended a self-defense seminar sponsored by Mr. Gary Purcell, 3rd Dan.

Trained in Mijkai Bo (short staff) and Kubotan (key chain) by
Grand Master Greg Boliard of the Mu Sa Moo Duk Kwan Tang Soo Do Federation.

Also trained in Kali (short sticks), Pencak Silat (self-defense), Buno (Filipino
wrestling) and knife fighting by Maha Guro Brian "Buzz" Smith of the
American Maharlika Kuntaw Association.

2016 Modified Tactical Tae Kwon Do into
Concept Combatives (Conceptu Bellicus)

Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) Training in
Disaster Response
Search and Rescue
Under the direction of The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA)

Active Shooter Response Training
(Manistee County Swat)

Anti-Terrorism Training
(U.S. Secret Service)

Completed the National Rifle Association’s In-home Personal Protection Course

NRA Certified Range Safety Officer

NRA Certified Pistol Coach

Former: Instructor and independent agent for the
American Independent Karate Instructors Association (Cert. # A0205131329)

Former: Certified Agent  
National Security Alliance – Kid Safe Network Division
.I.D. # 1013 (International Rank of Agent Grade 1)

Former Member: Michigan Sheriff's Association Educational Services

Former Member: National Association of Professional Martial Artists (NAPMA)