Board of Directors

Chang's School of Martial Arts

Board of Directors

Chairman - Charles Wright

Charles starting training with the school (CSJK) in 1978, served on the CSJK board from 2001 to 2005. He was a founding member of CSMA as a Non-Profit Organization, and has served on the board in various roles since 2006. He is a Master Instructor in TKA and Ninja Fu, and an Instructor in Judo. He has a B.A. in History, B.S. in Mathematics and Computer Information Science. He also has a Masters in Computer Science, and is the Principal Software Engineer at the National Board of Medical Examiners.

Treasurer - Ho-Tae Chang

Ho-Tae is the second son of Grand Master Chang and has been training since early childhood in the late 1970's. He is a Master Instructor in TKA. He was one of the founding members of CSMA and served as the initial Chairman from 2006 until 2009, when he took on the role of Treasurer.

Secretary - Rebecca Wright

Rebecca Wright has been training with Chang's since she was a small child in the 1990's.  She now a graduate from Drexel University with a MS in Chemical Engineering.  She was awarded 3rd Dan Blackbelt in TKA (2019).  She and her husband Max (1st Dan) founded the Tiny Tigers program in 2017 and teaches that was well as regular children's classes.

General Members

Juliet Cooke

Juliet is the founder of the Karate Adapted for Autism (KAFA) program program structured specifically for adults and children (ages 5-17) with autism spectrum disorder, and is designed to benefit each person individually.

Kimberley Wright

Kimberley started in 1982 and is a Master Instructor in TKA. She has a BA degree in Education (Physic's concentration), and a MA in Statistics.

Shawn Marcell (TBD)

Steve Altieri

Steve started training in 1999 and holds a 2nd Dan Instructor rank in TKA. In 2008 he was accepted to train in the Ninja-Fu program and is currently a Red Belt. In 2010 he was appointed to the Chang's School of Martial Arts Board of Directors. Steve instructs 2 classes a week for the children's TKN program. He is VP and co-owner of A. Altieri and Sons Wholesale Foods company.