Past Promotions & Notices
Grand Master Hwang tested Victor Fernandez and Bienvenido Tineo for seventh degree while in New York.
Congratulations to Mr. Adam Boisvert, Mr Harry Hill, Mrs Jade Hwang, Mr Stuart Mulligan, & Mr Obregon for testing and being promoted to sixth degree in Enfield, CT by Grand Master Hwang
Mr. Rich Marinelli tested and was promoted to fifth degree and Mr Wayne Thomas tested and was promoted to fourth degree at Grand Master Hwang’s UITF Summer Camp.
Grand Master Hwang tested Master Alberto Lettiere for seventh degree in Argentina.
Grand Master Hwang tested Mr Victor Fernandez for sixth degree while in New York.
Grand Master Hwang tested Mr. Wayne Baker for fourth degree while at Summer Camp in Barre, MA
Grand Master Hwang tested Ms Beth Oliver for fourth degree in Jacksonville, NC.
Grand Master Hwang tested Mr. Monty Hendrix for seventh degree and Mrs Ellen Hendrix for fourth degree in Greensboro, NC.
While in Greensboro, NC, Grand Master Hwang appointed Major David Lyles to Armed Forces Taekwon-Do Federation Chairman who will be heading up the efforts to do a demo team tour to the Middle East.
Mr. Andres Muniz Vega’s membership and affiliation with UITF and KATU has been re-instated. The seat and title of Representative of Puerto Rico remains with Mrs. Monica Lea Hernandez Kilhaney.
Mr. Stuart Mulligan (of Scotland) and Ms Jade Hwang tested and was promoted to fifth degree at Grand Master Hwang’s UITF Summer Camp.
Mr. Hudson Tan of Johor Bahru, Malaysia tested in front of Grand Master Hwang and was promoted to 5th Dan.
Mr. Kenneth Kauh of Singapore tested in front of Grand Master Hwang and was promoted to 4th Dan.
Mr. Thomas Gordon Promoted To 6th Dan. Grand Master Hwang conducted a testing for Mr. Thomas Gordon and conducted a seminar the following day in Crestview, FL.
Mr. Adam Boisvert Promoted To 5th Dan. Grand Master Hwang conducted a testing for Mr. Adam Boisvert and Mrs. Shannon Boisvert (testing for 3rd Dan).
Mr Ray Messina promoted to 4th Dan in Manchester, CT
Mr Andres Muniz Vega is no longer affiliated with Unified International Taekwon-Do Federation (UITF) or KoreAmerica Taekwon-Do Union (KATU). Mrs Monica Hernandez is the current General Secretary for UITF in Puerto Rico
Mr Gregory Bledsoe promoted to 5th Dan. Mrs Lisa Gordon promoted to 4th Dan. Both testing in Crestview, FL
Mrs Elizabeth Roshdy promoted to 4th Dan in Cary, NC
Master Miguel Reyes promoted to 7th Dan and Mr. Tineo promoted to 6th Dan.
Mr. Billy Scott of Georgia promoted To 5th Dan and his student, Mr. Danny Ward promoted to 4th Dan.
Mr. Dan King Promoted To 4th Dan. Grand Master Hwang conducted a testing for Mr. Dan King and Mrs. Lori King (testing for 3rd Dan)
Mr Doug Nowling is no longer affiliated with Unified International Taekwon-Do Federation (UITF) or KoreAmerica Taekwon-Do Union (KATU) in any capacity. Mr Nowling was never certified or tested by UITF or KATU and recommendations for ranking/promotions from Mr Nowling will not be processed. Any ranking Mr. Nowling may hold via certificate exchange has been suspended.
Mr. Hernandez Balmore Promoted To 6th Dan
Mrs. Michelle Golino Promoted To 5th Dan
Mr. Richard Marinelli Promoted To 4th Dan
Master William Oulundsen Promoted To 7th Dan
Mrs. Maggie Messina Promoted To 5th Dan