Meet some of our amazing instructors & Staff!
Head Instructor Master Daniel Martinez
Master Martinez is a 2nd generation Taekwondo instructor and has been doing TKD for over 30 years. At age 4 Master Martinez began his TKD career in Madrid Spain, at Torrejon AFB. At age 13 he began instructing everyday at his parents school Korea-America TKD in San Antonio. Through out the years of teaching, Master Martinez has learned to deal with the individual needs of each students. Everyone joins for different reasons and it is his personal goal to help each and every student achieve their goals one class at a time. At age 26 Master Martinez opened up Paramount TKD in Boerne TX. Paramount TKD has been open for 11 years and continues to grow our martial art family.
" I feel very blessed that I am able to do what I love as a career. Everyday I'm excited to pass on my teachings to others." - Master Daniel Martinez
Chief Instructor John Mendoza
John Mendoza is a 3rd Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo with 9 years of experience. He has competed in dozens of tournaments both locally and nationally. Mr. Mendoza has won a bronze medal at the 2014 Taekwondo Nationals and a gold medal in weapons at the AAU Junior Olympics. He specializes in nunchucks. Mr. Mendoza has a passion for teaching martial arts and loves to work with kids. He is currently a college student at UTSA studying Civil Engineering. He also enjoys playing basketball, video games, and heavy metal.
Instructor Dylan Hollimon
Instructor Jake Mendoza
Jake Mendoza is a 3rd Dan Black Belt who has been doing Martial Arts for about 10 years. He is a Senior in High School and currently is attending Vanguard Christian Institute. Jake is very skilled in Martial Arts and has competed many times at the AAU Taekwondo National Championship, and the AAU Junior Olympics. As well, he has competed at many other local tournaments and has been performing Taekwondo demonstrations for 8 years. He loves to help the students and always encourages them to give their best effort and most importantly, have fun learning Taekwondo. "Taekwondo has changed my life by teaching me respect, courtesy, and perseverance. So it is my goal to teach all of those vital characteristics to each and every student here at Paramount Taekwondo." - Instructor Jake Mendoza