Kaeli joined Ramtown Karate as a Little Dragon when she was in the first grade. She received her 2nd degree Black Belt (Nidan) in November 2014. Kaeli is an experienced competetor, having fought and medaled at advanced level international competitons including the USA Karate Nationals. She is has a string of medals and trophies from her Knockdown Karate competitons including the California and London Ryukyukan tournaments. She holds a Batchelor of Science Degree in Neurobiology, Physiology, and Behavior from University of California at Davis.
Kaeli studies meditation, yoga, acupressure, and Chinese Medicine to expand her knowledge and skills as a martial artist and instructor. Kaeli stresses communication skills, a positive attitude, a strong body, and the knowledge and abliity to flee when needed in her children's classes. Her adult workouts are popular because of the carfully planned and researched movement, always mixed with challenge and fun. Kaeli is a great example of the positive growth in the life of a martial artist. Her message is: "Give it a try, you will never know what it is like until you set foot on the dojo floor!"