Who is Sensei Judy and what is her rank? Ansei Ueshiro promoted Sensei Judy to 6th degree in December 2000. Sensei Judy has been the glue of the Shorin-Ryu Karate Organization since 1975. She was the co-owner of a school in New York City with Ansei Ueshiro that began a family organization of schools that spread throughout the entire world. Sensei Judy is part of the early history of Shorin-Ryu karate USA under the direction of Grand Master Ansei Ueshiro and currently holds the rank of 8th degree black belt.
Does Sensei Judy teach?
Sensei Judy currently conducts 6 to 10 classes per week and is responsible for introducing every new student that joins the Okinawan Karate Dojo to the art and discipline of Shorin-Ryu Karate, as she has since her Merritt Island school opened 1988. The school is devoted to promoting the art of Shorin-Ryu Karate USA, a basic style that anyone can do. She has taught thousands of students, from Doctors and Lawyers to Moms, Dads, and children as young as five.