USSD Danville Chief Instructor

CHIEF INSTRUCTOR: Mr. Advait Gokhale

Advait Gokhale is a 2nd Dan in the art of Shaolin Kempo. He received his ranking from Professor Charles Mattera, 10th Dan and the Abbot of the Shaolin Temple. He has been studying the art of Shaolin Kenpo for over 13  years.  He has a broad knowledge of the kenpo art, hand-to-hand techniques, and also has years of experience working with women's self–defense classes.

To insure top quality instruction, all Instructors must graduate with honors from the United Studios Instructors College. In the Northern California area, the College is taught by two of our Senior Instructors who have been training in martial arts and managing studios for over twenty years.

Evan Andriella

Years Experience-18

Sandan (3rd Degree)


Nico DiStefano

Years Experience-16

Nidan (2nd Degree)

United Studios of Self Defense

9000 Crow Canyon Rd,

Suite T,

Danville, CA 94506

Phone. 925-736-7111

Email. ussddanville@gmail.com