Master Raymond Lee, a ninth degree black belt and a graduate of the Johns Hopkins University with a Master of Science degree, started his martial arts journey in 1967 under the late legendary Grandmaster Ki Whang Kim. Master Lee was one of Grandmaster Kimâ€™s most senior students and instructors. Today he is the head master of the SSMA and vice president of the KWK-TMAA. Master Lee was fortunate enough to have received instruction from some of the most notable grandmasters and masters in the martial arts, they include: Grandmasters; Joon Pyo Choi, Soo Wang Lee, Jung Hwan Park, Il Hoi Kim, Albert Cheeks, Masters; Aikio Mitake, Nubuhiro Hayashi and Sifu Jian Ping Mao. Master Leeâ€™s wide experience as an educator, competitor and judge as well as an organizational leader makes him uniquely qualified to offer a comprehensive training program for beginners as well as advanced students. Master Lee is committed to passing on the art as it was taught to him.