Having over 30 years of martial arts experience, Kerwin Rodriguez has taught various classes, as well as modular programs and seminar events locally, nationally and internationally. He has also taught at police academies and schools by invitation throughout the United States.
He worked as a security professional in various capacities, including as an Executive Protection Professional for celebrities like NSYNC’s Joey Fatone and Chris Kirkpatrick. He is also a Professional Crisis Management instructor through PCMA and has served as a Crisis Consultant for various companies.
Kerwin has also worked for several years as a behavior therapist specializing in high aggression cases, where physical control and restraints that prevent injury to both the staff and the therapist is a frequent necessity.
His martial arts credentials include:
- 5th degree black belt Rinkiohen-Do
- 4th degree black belt Bujinkan (Ninjutsu)
- 3rd degree black belt Kyokushinkai Karate
- Black belt Hoshin Budo Ryu
- Black belt equivalent Jeet Kun Do
- Master of G-Jo Acupressure & Combative Pressure Points
- Member of Five Thunder Chinese Martial Arts Association
- 2003 World Open Full Contact Kumite (fighting) Grand Champion
Bob is the former Senior TAC NCOIC of the U.S. Army Ranger School having retired at the rank of Sergeant Major after 22 years of military experience. He was one of the founding fathers of the Army’s Gun Truck Alley initiative, which prepared Army reserve soldiers for Convoy Survivability Operations in light of lethal ambushes extant in Iraq and Afghanistan.
His experience spans 30 years in program development and post-secondary education. This includes having created numerous curricula in respect to individual courses as well as complete programs of instruction. He has taught as a subject matter expert in a myriad of educational settings to include academia, private-sector, military and police venues.
In addition, Bob has over 35 years’ experience in a myriad of martial arts to include: