About Stephanie Dunham Sensei

Stephanie Dunham Sensei (Steph Sensei) is a firm believer in empowering others to be their best selves. Stephanie is currently and continues to train in Ninpo Bugei since January 2016 under the guidance of Mark Bramble Shihan (Ninpo US, Northeast, MD), and José Benitez (Banri Dojo in Wilmington, DE). She achieved her 1st degree black belt in February 2020. Steph Sensei believes in taking ancient disciplines and traditions of Japanese warrior culture and applying them to modern needs. She enjoys teaching, but more importantly, she loves learning. Stephanie continues to train and work towards expanding her knowledge base for herself and her students. Steph Sensei believes in a holistic approach in training and works to achieve a balanced approach to mental, physical, and spiritual aspects of martial arts training. She loves to work with anyone interested in training, but especially loves working with women and kids. Stephanie Sensei believes that martial arts training is for anyone, regardless of limitations, who wishes to improve their lives.

About Yaoki Martial Arts

Yaoki Martial Arts is currently offering training in Ninpo. Using the Ninpo US curriculum by Mark Bramble Shihan, students will learn traditional Japanese hand-to-hand combat and weapons coupled with modern day applications.