SHIHANKAI

SHIHANKAI

The Shihankai consists of a small group of the ISKF's most senior instructors. They provide advice and counsel to the Chief Instructor on all matters Technical and Administrative. In addition, they review decisions by the Technical Committee and other committees and make recommendations to the Chief Instructor as needed.

Hiroyoshi Okazaki, Chief Instructor
Name: Hiroyoshi OkazakiRank: 8th DanMentor: Teruyuki OkazakiQualification: Graduate InstructorKarate Position: Chairman & Chief InstructorKarate Experience: 39 yearsEducation: Temple UniversityPlace of Birth: Japan
Field

Name: James FieldRank: 8th Dan - 06/09/08Mentor: Yutaka YaguchiQualification: Graduate InstructorKarate Position: MemberKarate Experience: 54 YearsPlace of Birth: Jamaica
rielly
Name: Robin RiellyRank: 8th Dan - 06/09/08Mentor: Teruyuki OkazakiQualification: Graduate InstructorKarate Position: MemberKarate Experience: 58 YearsEducation: Rider College/Seton Hall UniversityYear of Birth: 1942Place of Birth: USA
Amin
Name: Najib Baha AminRank: 8th Dan - 06/15/09Mentor: Teruyuki OkazakiQualification: Graduate InstructorKarate Position: MemberKarate Experience: 54 YearsEducation: Morgan State UniversityYear of Birth: 1932Place of Birth: USA
Swain
Name: Gary SwainRank: 8th Dan - 06/15/15Mentor: Yutaka YaguchiQualification: Graduate InstructorKarate Position: MemberKarate Experience: 44 YearsEducation: University of IowaYear of Birth: 1944Place of Birth: USA