Joseph is the Owner/ head Professor of Meta Martial Arts Academy, where he leads the Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu and Bang Muay Thai programs. He has been working with children as an educator since 2008 and began training Brazilian Jiu Jitsu and Muay Thai in 2011.
His teaching methodology includes reinforcement-based strategies to help kids stay engaged. Joe has been training under Senseis Duane Ludwig and Bas Rutten’s Bang Muay Thai system since 2015, where he holds a purple rank, and is also a Black Belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Tahi Burns. Professor Joe continues his training at B-Team to continue learning and implementing/ teaching the more modern elements of the art.
In his free time, he enjoys spending time with his wife, Amber, and 2 kids.
Masters degree in Education
Black Belt Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu
Purple rank BANG Muay Thai