Mr. Johnson-Escudero has been actively training with Sensei Ounkam for over 9 years and teaching for the last 4 years. He has practiced with his father Mr. Johnson at Okinawan Martial Arts since the age of 12 and achieved Shodan-Ho (Junior Black Belt) at the age of 15. He has since received the rank of Nidan in both Okinawan Karate amd Kobudo (weapons combat) at Okinawan Martial Arts.
Mr. Johnson-Escudero was an honor roll student at Sussex Hamilton High School where he graduated in June of 2015. He is currently studying mechanical engineering at Marquette University. He also has strong family ties to Spain through his mother, is bilingual, and has visited the country often.