Patty Fiorelli, Owner of USA Karate Academy, is a 5th Degree Black Belt in Tae Kwon Do & has trained under several instructors in PA & NJ over the past 30 years. As a parent of 4 girls, Ms. Patty is passionate about teaching all children to be confident, disciplined members of society with outstanding character & the ability to defend themselves.
Since 2001, Ms. Patty has brought her background in Child Psychology & Child Development to the martial arts at USA Karate Academy. She is also a certified ADHD Coach which enables her to train all Instructors in the most effective methods of working with students who experience the challenges of focus & attention.
Ms. Patty’s background in Human Resources & Management Training, enable her to offer topics of interest to the older students such as goal setting, time management,& managing multiple priorities.
Ms. Patty is dedicated to having USA Karate Academy be unlike other martial arts schools, by offering family-friendly martial arts instruction with a focus on developing the life skills of confidence, discipline, focus & respect of top priority. While learning the most popular style of martial arts, Tae Kwon Do as a sport and as a method of self-defense, Ms. Patty’s goal for all students is to be the best martial artist & person they can be, not to compete with someone else.