INSTRUCTORS

Instructors and Staff Members

  • Leslie L. Buck, Jr.

    Leslie L. Buck, Jr.

    Leslie is the founder and chief instructor of the Tactical Arts Academy. His experience includes teaching private citizens, police and Read More
  • Bob Ondarza

    Bob Ondarza

    Bob is a senior instructor in Kali and Pencak Silat. His teaching experience also includes Capoeira Regional, Hatha Yoga and Read More
  • Sam Spoor

    Sam Spoor

    Sam is a Mataas na Guro, Master Instructor, in Pekiti Tirsia Kali.
  • Travis Hough

    Travis Hough

    Travis is an instructor of Pekiti Tirsia Kali and Pencak Silat. His background includes many years of service in the
  • Roger Sanchez

    Roger Sanchez

    Roger is an instructor in Pekiti Tirsia Kali, a second degree Black Belt in Shotokan Karate and also does CrossFit. Read More
  • Troy Dudley

    Troy Dudley

    Troy is an advanced instructor in Pekiti Tirsia Kali and a CrossFit coach.



  • Sergio Leal

    Sergio Leal

    Sergio is an avid Olympic Weightlifter and CrossFit coach with a great attention to detail and desire to help others.
  • David Hamilton

    David Hamilton

    David is a senior Pekiti Tirisa Kali instructor at the Tactical Arts Academy. His background includes instructor ranks in Karate,
  • Derek Guthrie

    Derek Guthrie

    Derek teaches Self Defense, Firearms and Pencak Silat.
  • Justin Fischer

    Justin Fischer

    Justin is a Defensive Tactics instructor who has a variety of sports and tactical experience. Justin is an avid fitness Read More
  • David Reichek

    David Reichek

    David is a firearms instructor and assistant instructor for the Tactical Arts Self Defense program.
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