Sifu Pasquale, 3rd Degree Black Belt, RYT
Sifu Pasquale is co-owner and Head Instructor of the United Martial Arts Center for Health & Well Being. She is a 3rd degree Black Belt and is registered with The United Stated Martial Arts Association (USMA). Her Martial Arts training began 20 years ago and she has studied the Chen style of Tai Chi with Master Chen Zen Li of China, the Tai Chi sword and Ribbon Form with Master Bow Sim Mark of Boston and Filipino stick fighting with Guru Michael Williams. She has also traveled to China with Master Ai Ping Chen of Connecticut
Her Instructor experience began in 1996 when she began teaching Tai Chi at a local senior center and at the Danvers Center for the deaf. She has been teaching the children's program at UMAC for over 10 years and has been instrumental in helping children overcome anxiety, low self esteem and other behavioral issues. She now teaches the C.I.T Program at UMAC where students learn how how to teach a martial arts lesson and she writes most of the curriculum taught at the studio.