About Greg Noble Sensei:
Greg Noble Sensei began his martial arts training at the early age of fifteen years. He is ranked Godan (5th degree black belt) Aikikai. The former chairman for both the Aikido World Alliance (AWA) technical committee and the Aikido World Alliance (AWA) national testing com- mittee, he is now the Chief Instructor for Zenshinkai Aikido Associa- tion. Noble Sensei has black belt ranks in Muso Jikiden Eishin-ryu Iaido and Shindo Muso-ryu Jodo, as well as long-term formal training in Zen. Noble Sensei is a certified Zen Teacher under Zen Garland, an international organization for zen training and dharma successor of Paul Genki Kahn Roshi.
About Tatsuo Toyoda Sensei:
Stephen Tatsuo Toyoda, the current President and son of Aikido Association International founder Fumio Toyoda Shihan, has been studying Aikido since the age of three. After graduating with a degree in Biology from the University of Illinois Cham- paign- Urbana, Mr. Toyoda served as an uchideshi under Y. Kobayashi Shihan in Tokorozawa, Japan. Mr. Toyoda is the dojo cho of Tenshinkan Dojo in Chicago, Illinois and has taught extensively throughout the United States and world.