Mrs. Carey Daughtry 4th Degree Black Belt | Chief Instructor
Trained in Martial Arts since 1990 • Florida State Champion 1992 • Songahm Taekwondo Certified Instructor • Combat Weapons Instructor • Warrior X-Fit Instructor • Student of Master Jim Richard • Savannah Instructor of the Year 2000 • Georgia State Champion 2001 • World Champion 2001 • Georgia State Champion 2011 • ATA Nationally Accredited Tournament Judge • Level 1 Warrior Krav Maga Instructor • H40 Instructor • Team Altitude Head Coach
Carey Daughtry has been training in martial arts for over 25 years, with a background in Hapkido, Aikido, Ju-Jitsu, Tang Soo Do, and Kenpo. She joined the American Taekwondo Association in 1999 while pursuing her collegiate Masters degree (M.A. 2001), and in the same year entered the ATA’s nationally certified instructor training program. She has held several lead and assisting instructor positions in various martial art schools and programs. She opened up her own school in 2007 for the purpose of serving the community with a quality, professional martial arts program. Ms. Daughtry is constantly bringing cutting edge programming to her school through her ongoing training and certifications, offering the most comprehensive programming and training in the area. In 2016 her book Bullyproof: Unleash the Hero Inside Your Kid was published and earned her a “Best Selling Author” title from Amazon.com. She also serves on the Board of the Richmond Hill YMCA.
Mr. Patrick Morgan 4th Degree Black Belt | Head Instructor
Trained in Martial Arts since 1994 • Songahm Taekwondo Certified Instructor • Songahm Forms Certified Instructor • Student of Master Jim Richard • ATA Nationally Accredited Tournament Judge • H40 Instructor • Team Altitude Tournament Trainer
Mr. Morgan has been training in Songahm Taekwondo for over 20 years under Master Jim Richard. He is a 4th degree Black Belt and Nationally Certified Instructor and has completed certification classes in Songahm Taekwondo Curriculum. He is a Nationally Certified Level 3 Tournament Judge and CPR and First Aid Certified. Previously, he was the Head Instructor for the Savannah ATA Black Belt Academy. Mr. Morgan joins Mrs. Daughtry in providing professional and quality instruction at the school and inspiring students to their highest potential.
Mr. Steven Asplund 3rd Degree Black Belt | Assistant Instructor
Trained in Martial Arts since 2010 • 2014 Georgia State Champion • Certified Level 1 Trainer in the ATA • Combat Weapons Certified Instructor • Silver Medalist 2014 Southeastern District Championships • Bronze Medalist 2017 Southeastern District Championships • Nationally Accredited Tournament Judge • Team Altitude Assistant Coach
Steven Asplund has been training in Songham Taekwondo for 7 years under Carey Daughtry. He is a 3rd Degree Black Belt and Certified Level 1 Trainer. He retired from the United States Army in 2004 after 21 years of Service. He volunteers his time in the community and strives to enhance the community and leave a positive influence. Mr. Asplund has competed in all levels of Tournaments from local school run to World Championships. Mr. Asplund joins Ms. Daughtry and Mr. Morgan in providing quality instruction at the school and in the community as well as encouraging students to reach their potential and beyond.