International
Matsumura Seito Society


IMSS President, Advisors, and
Board Of Directors

President:

Soke Dave Shelton & Carl Stringfellow Hanshi

Soke Dave Shelton, 10th Dan, PhD
Executive Director, President, and Grandmaster
International Matsumura Seito Society,
Founder, RyuHa Master
Shorin Ryu Matsumura Soken Do
Sylacauga, Alabama

Assistant Kai Director:

Hanshi Carl Stringfellow
Assistant Kai Director
Founder, RyuHa Master
Musha Kai Martial Arts Mobile Karate Club
Mobile Karate Club
Mobile, Alabama

Advisors:

Senior Advisor – Soke Jeff Hughes, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – O’Sensei Harold Brosious, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Soke Bill Rankin, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Professor Larry Hilton, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Soke Montezuma Cantu, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Professor Jaime Abregana Jr., 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Soke Edward Badiang, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Soke William Solano, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Hanshi Felix Revette, 10th Dan (In Loving Memory)
Senior Advisor – Grandmaster Joseph Bannon, 10th Dan
Senior Advisor – Soke John Ruberto. 9th Dan, Chinese Martial Arts (In Loving Memory)
Senior Advisor – Soke Clint DuPlechian, 9th Dan, Okinawan Martial Arts, Brazilian Jujitsu
Senior Advisor – Soke-Dai Nasiakos Spyros, 9th Dan
Senior Advisor – Hanshi Rick Chenoweth, 8th Dan, Alabama Law Enforcement Liason

Board Of Directors:

Soke Bill Rankin, 10th Dan – Northeast United States Regional Director
Soke Edward Badiang, 10th Dan – Hawaii and Pacific Director
Soke Felix Revette, 10th Dan – New York Director ( In Loving Memory )
Soke William Solano, 10th Dan – Puerto Rico and Latin America Director
Soke Montezuma Cantu, 10th Dan – Oklahoma Director
Soke-Dai Nasiakos Spyros, 9th Dan – European Director
Soke Nimr Hassan, 10th Dan – Pennsylvania Director
Soke Rocky Williford, 10th Dan – California Director
Shodai Soke Frank Steinbuchel, 10th Dan – Germany Director
Soke John Ruberto, 9th Dan – Michigan Director (In Loving Memory)
Hanshi Bob Kucera, 9th Dan – Alabama Director
Hanshi Rick Chenoweth, 8th Dan – Assistant Alabama Director
Kyoshi Jesse Barnett, 7th Dan – Mississippi Director
Soke-Dai Brandon Wiley, 7th Dan – Louisiana Director
Shihan-Dai Randy Dupre’, 5th Dan – Assistant Louisiana Director
Sensei Pat Olson, 2nd Dan – Texas Director
Soke-Dai Chris Foster, 7th DanĀ – Kentucky Director
Kyoshi Lee DuPlechian, 7th Dan – Colorado Director
Sensei Steven Watson, 3rd Dan – Australia Director

Special Appointments:

Hanshi Bob Kucera, 9th Dan – IMSS Official Chaplain
Shihan-Dai Randy Dupre’,5thDan – IMSS Official Chaplain
Hanshii Dr. Stephen Robidoux, MD, 8th Dan – IMSS Official Physician
Kyoshi Jesse Barnett, 7th Dan – Ambassador At Large
Sensei Sheriff Diane Harris, 1st Dan – Ambassador At Large
Sensei Lisa Perry, 1st Dan – IMSS Secretary
Ms Agnes Peick, 1st Dan – IMSS Official Photographer
Sensei Paula Reeves, 1st Dan – IMSS Hombu Sensei, IMSS Seminar / Camp Coordinator
Deshi Aaron Ritthaler, YonKyu, Hombu Sempai