OUR INSTRUCTORS

CHIEF INSTRUCTOR - Klay Pittman

Professor Pittman started his martial arts training at the age of 6. Beginning with Karate and Tae Kwon Do Mr. Pittman achieved a 3rd degree black belt and started his own Academy at age 17. Mr. Pittman was introduced to the art of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu by Royler Gracie brother of the very famous Royce Gracie at a seminar on the benefits of training in this "new" art.

Mr. Pittman quickly became a dedicated student of BJJ and started training directly under world renowned Professor Carlos Machado who is a cousin and prominent member of the Gracie Family. Mr. Pittman is now the highest ranking American student training under Mr. Machado. Receiving his 3rd degree stripe in 2009 Professor Pittman has shown lifelong dedication to the art, his instructors, and above all, his students.

Pittman's Academy of Martial Arts is the right place to be and our students know the importance of family, dedication, and respect. Come see what we have to offer you and your family.

PROGRAMS DIRECTOR
Garrett Poole is one of the top students at the Academy. Along with training at the Academy, Mr. Poole has been working as the Programs Director for close to 5 years. Mr. Poole shows dedication, pride, and professionalism as one of our leaders within the school. As the Programs Director he takes a personal interest in our students and makes sure they always come first.


ASSISTANT INSTRUCTOR
Avinash Desai is a student and assistant at the Academy. Mr. Desai is a member of our leadership team and works above and beyond expectations to make sure everyone is satisfied with their training experience.





STAFF MEMBERS & INFORMATION

Send all general questions to: info@teampittmanbjj.com

klaypittman@teampittmanbjj.com desai@teampittmanbjj.com
deborahpittman@teampittmanbjj.com brosseau@teampittmanbjj.com
poole@teampittmanbjj.com