Meet our instructors

Head Master Sung Park

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Dedicated to his work he strives to constantly better himself to continuously be able to provide the best education for the students. As a kind hearted man he cares for each student and cares for what they wish to accomplish. After teaching for so many years he is great with children of all ages, and will be able to give adults hands on training to maximize experience.   

  • Chosun University, BSBA
  • Certified by Kukkiwon, the World Tae Kwon Do Headquarters
  • 5th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • 4th Degree Black Belt in Hapkido
  • 4th Degree Black Belt in Yong Moo-Do
  • Member of the Chicago Martial Arts Association (CMA)
  • Certified Taekwondo Judge
  • Certified Taekwondo Referee  

Assistant Master Micki

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Assistant Micki is a long term dedicated A+ Martial Arts instructor. Micki displayed great commitment and professionalism over the years. She is devoted teacher and a mother. Her educational background is a excellent addition to A+ Tae Kwon Do program.


  • Substitute Teacher at Arlington Hts School(D25)
  • National Ritual Coaching Team Members
  • Tulane University, Master's Degree
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Bachelor of Psychology
  • Certified by Kukkiwon, the World Tae Kwon Do Headquarters
  • 4th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Member of the Chicago Martial Arts Association (CMA)
  • Certified Taekwondo Judge
  • Certified Taekwondo Referee  


Instructor Paul

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Instructor Paul is one of our passionate TaeKwonDo sparring instructor who have attended the multiple tournaments and gained many trophies. He is a great coach to all of A+ competitors and a mentor to the teenagers in our anti-bully program. 

  • Roosevelt University, Bachelor of Honor Liberal Arts Major in History.
  • Minor in Studio Art
  • Certified by Kukkiwon, the World Tae Kwon Do Headquarters
  • 2nd Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do
  • Member of the Chicago Martial Arts Association (CMA)
  • Certified Taekwondo Judge
  • Certified Taekwondo Referee  


Ms. Mindy

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Mindy is A+ Studio Art teacher for children. Her experience in child psychology makes her a unique teacher. Her passion in art pushed her to open her own art class studio and after school program. 

  • University of Illinois at Chicago, Master's Degree in Early Childhood Education
  • Columbia College Chicago, Bachelor of Fine Art Major in Graphic Design and Minor in Art Therapy
  • Early Childhood Education Illinois Certificate/ credential, Gateway
  • First Aid, CPR, AED Certificate
  • CPI Training Certificate
  • Food Handler Training Certificate
  • Member of American Institute of Graphic Arts (AIGA)


Instructor Master Chris

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Instructor Master Chris has started his TKD Journey at A+TKD from his age of 8. He motivates and encourages students enable them to reach their fitness goals and personal goals.

• UIC duel degree in Criminal Law and Justice/Psychology with a minor in Biology

• Certified by Kukkiwon, the world TKD headquater

• 3rd degree Taekwondo Black belt

• Certified TKD Judge

• Certified TKD Refere

• Member of Chicago Martial Arts Association

• First Aid, CPR certified