Senior Instructor Jay Brown
Jay trains under Master Frank Huff (Vice-President/New Jersey State Director of the International Combat Hapkido Federation). He also trains annually with Grandmaster John Pellegrini (Founder Combat Hapkido).
Jay currently holds the rank of Fourth Degree Black Belt in Combat Hapkido with the International Combat Hapkido Federation and First Degree Black Belt in Hapkido with the World Ki-Do Federation/Hanminjok Hapkido Association. His rank is registered with the South Korean Government through the Ministry of Education and Culture. Jay lives in Burlington Township, NJ with his wife, Jackie and their two sons, Thomas and Tyler.
Retired Law Enforcement Officer 25 Years of Service
Fourth Degree Black Belt-Combat Hapkido- International Combat Hapkido Federation
Black Belt Certification-World Kido Federation, Han Min Jok Hapkido- Grand Master In Sun Seo
Instructor Certification- Combat Hapkido- International Combat Hapkido Federation
Instructor Certification- Ground Survival- ICHF- Master David Rivas
Instructor Certification-ATS Pressure Points-ICHF-Master Mark Gridley
Instructor Certification-ASP Tactical Weapons
2008 World Karate Union Hall of Fame-Instructor of the Year
2010 Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Fame Inductee
2012 Gary Alexander Hall of Fame Inductee
2015 Gary Alexander Hall of Fame Inductee
Bachelor of Arts, Public Administration, Trenton State College
Master of Arts Degree in Education from Seton Hall University
At the Silent Warrior Hapkido Academy our classes are taught in private/semi-private setting with a low student to instructor ratio.