Tae Kwon Do Has Been A Way Of Life For Master Instructor Joanne Nelson

Joanne R. Nelson has been training and teaching Tae Kwon Do since 1980. She currently holds a 8th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do. Ms. Nelson also has rank in Inayan Eskrima, and has recently earned her First Degree Black Belt in Dan Zan Ryu Jujitsu.

AMAA Still Going Strong In Wautoma For Over 37 Years

Joanne Nelson has been the sole proprietor of American Martial Arts Academy since 1982. This is the 37th year of American Martial Arts Academy.

The Nelson Family Has A Total Of 70+ Years Of Training In The Martial Arts

Ms. Nelson has three children who hold the rank of Black Belt. Her youngest son, Michael currently teaches classes at AMAA.

The Next Generation

Four of Ms. Nelson's grandchildren, have recieved their black belts!  With two that have earned the rand of 2nd Dan. All six grandchildren are involved in our program!