“The purpose of the Bujinkan should be to act as a force for justice in the world. People in the Bujinkan should be like lights in the darkness. People in the Bujinkan should be working towards helping promote justice and peace in the world."

Masaaki Hatsumi


Jeff Walker holds the rank of Jugodan (15th Degree Black Belt) and is certified as a Shidoshi (instructor) in the Bujinkan system. He has trained since the 1990s and travels to Japan at least once a year to train with Hatsumi-soke and the senior Japanese shihan. Jeff is retired from the military after twenty-three years, serving in special operations units involved in counterinsurgency, counterterrorism, and counterintelligence operations and protective services.

Robert Lamkin (Godan, 6th Degree Black Belt)  has been training in the Bujinkan since 2000, and has made two trips to Japan. Robert now lives in San Marcos, TX, where he has a training group affiliated with ABD.

Senior Instructors

Matt Simmons
Theo Lever

Chad Hale
Eric Hale
David Ashley
Sean Ashley