Head Instructor/Sensei: Nicholas Brandon Villa “Nick Villa”
Nick has been training in Krav Maga for over 18 years and has acquired a black belt in Krav at both the student and instructor level, and Jiu Jitsu for 7 years. Nick is also a Phase A certified Krav Maga Worldwide Instructor. His training has also included Taekwondo, Muay Thai, and excessive weapons training. He as a deep passion for teaching, innovation, and continuously learning. He facilitates workshops with law enforcement, rape prevention seminars, conducts bully prevention seminars and instructor training. Nick prides himself on fully developing his students to the best of their abilities. He has a lighthearted, playful attitude with the little kids, so they become absorbed in what he is teaching. In combination with useful techniques, he incorporates games, confidence building, and camaraderie.
In his spare time, he develops his mind by continuing his studies in criminal justice. One of his passions is developing his “proteges.” Nick takes extra time to ensure that his students are fully developed in the techniques of SDS and more importantly the students will know how to fully execute and use each move that is taught. He values family, connection, and building bonds with his students.