STW911 Instructors

Get to know our instructors. Each and every one has a story and a passion for teaching.

Self-Defense

* Pete Hardy Learn more
* Pete Hardy

STW Owner/Operator

* Pete Hardy
* Pete Hardy

STW Owner/Operator

Self Defense
[KM Level] 3rd Degree Black Belt
[KM Level Insructor] 3rd Degree Black Belt
[F2F Level] yes
[Award Most Proud of] 2011 National Jefferson Award for Public Service Recipient
Adrian T. Learn more
Adrian T.

Krav Maga Instructor

Adrian T.
Adrian T.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Sheriff's Office
[KM Level] 3
[KM Level Insructor] 2
[Hobbies] Sports, watching UFC fights, mini-golf, bowling, batting cages, movies
[Degrees/Majors] Business Management
[Former Military] United States Army
[Veteran] Operations in Bosnia
[Why do you Teach] To help people and give them tools that could possibly save their life.
Armando Learn more
Armando

Krav Maga Instructor

Armando
Armando

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] United States Air Force
[KM Level] 5
[KM Level Insructor] 5
Armando
Arturo S. Learn more
Arturo S.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Arturo S.
Arturo S.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Nurse
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[Award Most Proud of] Krav Maga Instructor Certification
[Hobbies] Piano/Saxaphone/Music
[Degrees/Majors] Nursing Degree, Microsoft Certification, CrossFit Certification
[Why do you Teach] To make a difference in the small corner of the world around me.
Bridget L. Learn more
Bridget L.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Bridget L.
Bridget L.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Educator
[KM Level] 3
[KM Level Insructor] 3
[Award Most Proud of] 5th Place Award in the National Trail Ultra Run 100K
[Hobbies] Anything that involves fitness and outdoors. Very involved in the running and soccer community in San Antonio. Competitive ultra runner (trails) and road running. Indoor/Outdoor soccer. Also finding my past love one again, DANCE!
[Degrees/Majors] Early Childhood Education Degree, Masters Special Education/Kinesiology Sports Practice, Certification General Education/Sp. Education/Kinesiology *AFHA Group Fitness Cert. *Coopers Group Fitness Cert. *ACE Group Fitness Cert.
[Why do you Teach] Teaching is my livelihood. I was born to teach! Teaching is my passion. My passion to communicate important information to others. Information that will change peoples lives forever!
Bryce M. Learn more
Bryce M.

Bryce M.
Bryce M.

Self Defense
Chris V. Learn more
Chris V.

Krav Maga Instructor

Chris V.
Chris V.

Krav Maga Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] I.T. Supervisor
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[Hobbies] Playing video games, watching movies
[Degrees/Majors] BBA Information Systems, BBA Information Assurance & MS Information Technology with a specialization in Information Assurance
[Why do you Teach] To help people learn skills and achieve their own goals.
Dana A. Learn more
Dana A.

GenZ & Fitness Instructor

Dana A.
Dana A.

GenZ & Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Insurance Claim Specialist
[KM Level] 1
[Hobbies] Reading, exercise
[Degrees/Majors] Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology & focus in psychology
[Why do you Teach] I love to see the look on someone's face when they finally "get it"
Daniel P. Learn more
Daniel P.

Krav Maga Instructor

Daniel P.
Daniel P.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[Award Most Proud of] National Christian Home School Basketball Champion, 2010
[Hobbies] Playing sports, exercising, hanging with friends
[Degrees/Majors] Major Medicine Degree Biology/Kinesiology
[Why do you Teach] I teach to help people learn self-defense and to help them survive out in the streets.
Ernesto D. Learn more
Ernesto D.

Krav Maga Instructor

Ernesto D.
Ernesto D.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[KM Level] 5
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[F2F Level] yes
[Hobbies] Krav Maga, reading, movies, working out
[Why do you Teach] I teach because I want people to know that they can defend their lives and go home safe.
Evan R. Learn more
Evan R.

Krav Maga Instructor

Evan R.
Evan R.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[KM Level] 5
[KM Level Insructor] 1
[Hobbies] Trail Running, Weight Lifting, Playing Guitar
[Degrees/Majors] Bachelors in Finance, Business Administration
[Why do you Teach] To provide people with practical skills that could one day protect their life and the lives of those they care about.
Henry H Learn more
Henry H

Krav Maga Instructor

Henry H
Henry H

Krav Maga Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[KM Level] 1st Degree Black Belt
[KM Level Insructor] 5
[F2F Level] yes
[Award Most Proud of] Krav Maga Black Belt
[Hobbies] Racing, Fishing, Training, Shooting
[Why do you Teach] To help people get to their goals!
Jamye F Learn more
Jamye F

Krav Maga Instructor

Jamye F
Jamye F

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[KM Level] 1
[KM Level Insructor] 1
[Why do you Teach] I enjoy helping others and seeing them progress.
Jason P. Learn more
Jason P.

Krav Maga Instructor

Jason P.
Jason P.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Moving Company Owner
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 3
Jennifer R. Learn more
Jennifer R.

Krav Maga/GenZ Instructor

Jennifer R.
Jennifer R.

Krav Maga/GenZ Instructor

Self Defense
Jesse Q. Learn more
Jesse Q.

Krav Maga Instructor

Jesse Q.
Jesse Q.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Pediatric Flight Nurse
[KM Level] 5
[KM Level Insructor] 5
[Award Most Proud of] Employee of the quarter at hospital (received it when delivered a baby in parking lot)
[Hobbies] Working out, shooting handguns, movies, dancing and cooking
[Degrees/Majors] Bachelor of Science
[Former Military] Former U.S. Navy Medic
[Why do you Teach] I enjoy empowering people.
John C. Learn more
John C.

Krav Maga Instructor

John C.
John C.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Owner of a Moving Company
[KM Level] 5
[KM Level Insructor] 1
[Hobbies] Running, Soccer, Basketball
[Degrees/Majors] BA Biblical Theology
[Why do you Teach] To inspire people to become ore confident to defend their lives.
Keith C. Learn more
Keith C.

Krav Maga Instructor

Keith C.
Keith C.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Consumer Loan Underwriter
[KM Level] Black Belt
[KM Level Insructor] Black Belt
[F2F Level] yes
[Award Most Proud of] Navy Ironman Champion, 1993
[Former Military] US Navy - 6 years
[Why do you Teach] I like to educate. I enjoy being a part of others' growth. I like to be a part of instilling confidence and to help others build self respect.
Kizzie D Learn more
Kizzie D

Krav Maga Instructor

Kizzie D
Kizzie D

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 1
Marc A. Learn more
Marc A.

Krav Maga Instructor

Marc A.
Marc A.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Owner of Alonso Jewelry Designs
[KM Level] 3
[KM Level Insructor] 3
[Hobbies] Hunting, running, pistol shooting & working out
[Degrees/Majors] Graduate Gemologist
[Why do you Teach] To give people confidence to defend themselves.
Ray M. Learn more
Ray M.

Krav Maga Instructor

Ray M.
Ray M.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Environmental Manager
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 2
[Hobbies] Kayaking, Hunting, Fishing & Competitive Shooting
[Degrees/Majors] BBA - Accounting
[Former Military] Former U.S. Army Air Assault - Explosives & Demolitions Expert
[Why do you Teach] So my students may walk in peace.
Sylvia Learn more
Sylvia

Krav Maga Instructor

Sylvia
Sylvia

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Nurse
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 4
Teni L. Learn more
Teni L.

Krav Maga Instructor

Teni L.
Teni L.

Krav Maga Instructor

Self Defense
[Other Employment] Occupational Therapist & Swing Dance Instructor
[KM Level] 3
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[Award Most Proud of] 1st place International Lindy Hop Championships Balboa Division, 2015 1st Place Balboa Invitational Division at Lonestar Championships 2015 & 2016
[Hobbies] I have been dancing, teaching and competing in swing dancing since 2004.
[Degrees/Majors] Master's of Occupational Therapy from UTHSCSA, Bachelor of Science in Psychology from University of Colorado
[Why do you Teach] I feel it is important that people know how to protect themselves and that they feel empowered.
Trae V. Learn more
Trae V.

Krav Maga & Fitness Instructor

Trae V.
Trae V.

Krav Maga & Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] STW Assistant Mgr
[KM Level] 2
[KM Level Insructor] 2
[Hobbies] Working out and cooking
[Degrees/Majors] Bachelor's Degree in English
Yvette E. Learn more
Yvette E.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Yvette E.
Yvette E.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Sales Receptionist Automobile Dealership
[KM Level] 2
[KM Level Insructor] 1
[Hobbies] Working out, dancing (dance lessons), trying new and fun things and spending time with my husband and family.
[Degrees/Majors] Associates degree San Antonio College Kinesiology EC-12th
[Why do you Teach] To give back the confidence and strength I was given by Krav Maga

Fitness

Amanda Learn more
Amanda

Fitness Instructor

Amanda
Amanda

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
Arturo S. Learn more
Arturo S.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Arturo S.
Arturo S.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Nurse
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[Award Most Proud of] Krav Maga Instructor Certification
[Hobbies] Piano/Saxaphone/Music
[Degrees/Majors] Nursing Degree, Microsoft Certification, CrossFit Certification
[Why do you Teach] To make a difference in the small corner of the world around me.
Billy Learn more
Billy

Fitness Instructor

Billy
Billy

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
Bridget L. Learn more
Bridget L.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Bridget L.
Bridget L.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Educator
[KM Level] 3
[KM Level Insructor] 3
[Award Most Proud of] 5th Place Award in the National Trail Ultra Run 100K
[Hobbies] Anything that involves fitness and outdoors. Very involved in the running and soccer community in San Antonio. Competitive ultra runner (trails) and road running. Indoor/Outdoor soccer. Also finding my past love one again, DANCE!
[Degrees/Majors] Early Childhood Education Degree, Masters Special Education/Kinesiology Sports Practice, Certification General Education/Sp. Education/Kinesiology *AFHA Group Fitness Cert. *Coopers Group Fitness Cert. *ACE Group Fitness Cert.
[Why do you Teach] Teaching is my livelihood. I was born to teach! Teaching is my passion. My passion to communicate important information to others. Information that will change peoples lives forever!
Chris V. Learn more
Chris V.

Krav Maga Instructor

Chris V.
Chris V.

Krav Maga Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] I.T. Supervisor
[KM Level] 4
[KM Level Insructor] 4
[Hobbies] Playing video games, watching movies
[Degrees/Majors] BBA Information Systems, BBA Information Assurance & MS Information Technology with a specialization in Information Assurance
[Why do you Teach] To help people learn skills and achieve their own goals.
Cisco A. Learn more
Cisco A.

Fitness Instructor

Cisco A.
Cisco A.

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
[Hobbies] Working Out
[Degrees/Majors] Radiology X-Ray Technician
[Why do you Teach] I love to teach because I like to motivate people and push them so that they can see how great they can be.
Dana A. Learn more
Dana A.

GenZ & Fitness Instructor

Dana A.
Dana A.

GenZ & Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Insurance Claim Specialist
[KM Level] 1
[Hobbies] Reading, exercise
[Degrees/Majors] Criminal Justice with a minor in Sociology & focus in psychology
[Why do you Teach] I love to see the look on someone's face when they finally "get it"
Henry H Learn more
Henry H

Krav Maga Instructor

Henry H
Henry H

Krav Maga Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[KM Level] 1st Degree Black Belt
[KM Level Insructor] 5
[F2F Level] yes
[Award Most Proud of] Krav Maga Black Belt
[Hobbies] Racing, Fishing, Training, Shooting
[Why do you Teach] To help people get to their goals!
JAVI V. Learn more
JAVI V.

Area Fitness Director / Fitness Instructor

JAVI V.
JAVI V.

Area Fitness Director / Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
[Other Employment] STW Membership Adviser
[Hobbies] Sports, Music & Staying Fit!
[Degrees/Majors] BS in Kinesiology, Health Promotion Specialization in Strength, Conditioning Coach & Fitness Instruction
[Why do you Teach] To impact and change as many lives as I can.
Jessica B Learn more
Jessica B

Fitness Instructor

Jessica B
Jessica B

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
Joe G Learn more
Joe G

Fitness Instructor

Joe G
Joe G

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
Josh M Learn more
Josh M

Josh M
Josh M

Fitness
Kathy Learn more
Kathy

Fitness Instructor

Kathy
Kathy

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
Paige H. Learn more
Paige H.

Fitness Instructor

Paige H.
Paige H.

Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
[Hobbies] Inspiring, motivating, guiding others too living a healthy and fit life style. I would have to say that changing lives through fitness and motivation is truly my number one passion. I also enjoy Working out, a good challenge, running, playing soccer, wake boarding, snow boarding, playing sand volleyball, cooking and living a healthy life style.
[Why do you Teach] To empower each and every person I meet that they do have what it takes to reach their fitness goals. To Inspire others, to provide belief and to motivate so that I get to watch each member I meet reach their goals and watch their lives become for ever better. Be True, Be Fit, Live!
Shelly Learn more
Shelly

Fitness Instructor

Shelly
Shelly

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
[Other Employment] STW Assistant General Manager
Tiffany P Learn more
Tiffany P

Fitness Instructor

Tiffany P
Tiffany P

Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
Tim E. Learn more
Tim E.

Fitness Instructor

Tim E.
Tim E.

Fitness Instructor

Fitness
[Hobbies] Sitting on the beach, traveling, golf
[Former Military] U.S. Navy
[Why do you Teach] I teach to challenge myself and others
Trae V. Learn more
Trae V.

Krav Maga & Fitness Instructor

Trae V.
Trae V.

Krav Maga & Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] STW Assistant Mgr
[KM Level] 2
[KM Level Insructor] 2
[Hobbies] Working out and cooking
[Degrees/Majors] Bachelor's Degree in English
Yvette E. Learn more
Yvette E.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Yvette E.
Yvette E.

Krav Maga Instructor/Fitness Instructor

Fitness Self Defense
[Other Employment] Sales Receptionist Automobile Dealership
[KM Level] 2
[KM Level Insructor] 1
[Hobbies] Working out, dancing (dance lessons), trying new and fun things and spending time with my husband and family.
[Degrees/Majors] Associates degree San Antonio College Kinesiology EC-12th
[Why do you Teach] To give back the confidence and strength I was given by Krav Maga
Zach S. Learn more
Zach S.

Fitness Instructor

Zach S.
Zach S.

Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer

Personal Trainer

JAVI V. Learn more
JAVI V.

Area Fitness Director / Fitness Instructor

JAVI V.
JAVI V.

Area Fitness Director / Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
[Other Employment] STW Membership Adviser
[Hobbies] Sports, Music & Staying Fit!
[Degrees/Majors] BS in Kinesiology, Health Promotion Specialization in Strength, Conditioning Coach & Fitness Instruction
[Why do you Teach] To impact and change as many lives as I can.
Paige H. Learn more
Paige H.

Fitness Instructor

Paige H.
Paige H.

Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
[Hobbies] Inspiring, motivating, guiding others too living a healthy and fit life style. I would have to say that changing lives through fitness and motivation is truly my number one passion. I also enjoy Working out, a good challenge, running, playing soccer, wake boarding, snow boarding, playing sand volleyball, cooking and living a healthy life style.
[Why do you Teach] To empower each and every person I meet that they do have what it takes to reach their fitness goals. To Inspire others, to provide belief and to motivate so that I get to watch each member I meet reach their goals and watch their lives become for ever better. Be True, Be Fit, Live!
Tiffany P Learn more
Tiffany P

Fitness Instructor

Tiffany P
Tiffany P

Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
Zach S. Learn more
Zach S.

Fitness Instructor

Zach S.
Zach S.

Fitness Instructor

Fitness Personal Trainer
Pete Hardy Krav Maga