Instructors

Our team of instructors have developed expertise through years of training and competition. The team works together with Impact Jiu Jitsu as a proud Impact affiliate. As an affiliate of Impact Jiu Jitsu, we have been inspired by the team of solid martial artists in the local area over the last 20 years. We are driven to uphold and impart the successful curriculum and programs that have built the Impact name; solid from the ground up.

 

Tommy Leisman

(Owner, Head Coach )

Adult and Youth Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, MMA, Striking Brazilian Jiu Jitsu 1st Degree Black Belt Judo Brown Belt MMA Record: 10-2-0 2 time FCFF Lightweight…

Ned Sands

(Owner, Instructor)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt Ned began Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in April 2006 at Impact Jiu Jitsu Beaverton. As a student of Armand Debruge, he…

Patrick (Pat) Abiley Jr.

(Instructor )

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, No Gi, MMA Brazilian Jiu Jitsu 2nd Degree Brown Belt MMA Record: 3-1 Pat was born in Hilo, Hawaii. He began training…

Amanda Gabbard

(Instructor)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Youth Program, Women’s Self Defense 3rd Degree Blue Belt Amanda began Jiu Jitsu in 2016, in an effort to obtain health and…

Matt Hoidal

(Instructor)

Youth Programs, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, No Gi 3rd Degree Brown Belt, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Matt began Brazilian Jiu Jitsu in August of 2015 with a…

Matt Leech

(Instructor)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu 2nd Degree Black Belt Matt began formal training in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Bruce Lee’s Jeet Kune Do Concepts, and Muay Thai in…

Lauretta Leisman

(Instructor)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, Women’s Self Defense 1st Degree Brown Belt 11 years ago, Lauretta was motivated to get into shape and found Jiu Jitsu to…

Eamon O’Brien

(Instructor )

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu 4th Degree Purple Belt Eamon’s martial arts training began when he was 14 years old. He obtained a brown belt in Shindo…

Justin Tischendorf

(Instructor)

Brazilian Jiu Jitsu Black Belt 2nd Degree Judo Black Belt Justin began wrestling at the youth level and throughout high school. His college years and…

Justin Walls

(Instructor)

Youth Programs, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, No Gi, Kickboxing 3rd Degree Brown Belt, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu MMA Record: 9-1 Justin was born in Oklahoma and moved…