Other Instructors

In addition to our Chief Instructor George Ledyard Shihan, and our two Assistant Chief Instructors Josh Drachman Sensei and Kevin Lam Sensei, Aikido Eastside has a wide range of excellent instructors on the regular teaching schedule.


 

Alex NakamuraAlex Nakamura Sensei – 5th Dan

Director of Beginners Program

Tuesday: Aikido Fundamentals Class

 

 

 

Ichiro Ota - Aikido - 4th DanIchiro Ota – 4th Dan

Instructor

Thursday: Aikido Fundamentals Class

 

 

 

Jeff StrandJeff Strand Sensei – 4th Dan

Director of Kids Program

Monday, Wednesday, Friday: Kids Classes
Friday: Aikido Fundamentals Class

 

 

 

Katherine Derbyshire - Aikido - 3rd DanKatherine Derbyshire – 3rd Dan

Substitute Instructor

 

 

 

 

Gina Drachman – 3rd Dan

 

 

 

 

 

Ben Wickre – 3rd Dan