5th Degree Black belt Master Myong Su (Mathew Cottingham) was born in South Korea and started his martial arts training from age of 4. At the age of 10 he moved to America and continued his training. While training, he won numerous championships in sparring and forms. Master Matt also has MMA (mixed martial arts) training in Jujitsu, Judo, and Muay Thai. This gives his students a broader spread of training as he includes these techniques into his Tae Kwon Do teachings. He has a passion in training students, seeing them grow and mature as individuals and as martial artists. It is his privilege and honor to be able to teach, mentor, and work with his students.