Instructors/Staff members

Our active Instructors/Staff members have spent many years devoted to training in the martial arts and have attained a certain level of expertise to qualify them as teachers and also mentors.

Through extensive training with John McNabney, testing, certification and competition, our staff has attained a high skill level in combative martial art and they now enjoy sharing their knowledge, passing it on to their students as well. Here are a few of Purple Dragon Studio's instructors and other staff members, starting with:

John McNabney  Send E-mail to John McNabney
Purple Dragon Studio Founder and Chief Instructor/2nd Generation JKD Full Instructor - John McNabney has spent many years training and learning martial arts. Not only just from the physical point of view, but from the mental and spiritually point as well.

"I now enjoy sharing my knowledge and experiences to my friends/students. I believe that we are all students of this thing we call life, we must learn from each and every day of our life by being in the moment of what is, to continue to grow from those experiences."
- John McNabney

John McNabney
Elizabeth Brennan
3rd Generation Jeet Kune Do Full Instructor, 3rd Deg. Black Belt Karate Do Instructor and a PDS Kickboxing Instructor

Elizabeth Brennan
For more information about the Purple Dragon Studio staff or training programs, please contact us at 586-445-3525 or by clicking here.