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ATA Announces New Addition to the Ethics Committee


October 22, 2021


Chief Master Jordan Schreiber, Chair to ATA Ethics Committee

ATA is pleased to announce the appointment of Chief Master Candidate Tina Newberry to the ATA Ethics Committee.

CMC Newberry is an 8th degree black belt and the founder of Leaders for Life Enterprises, where she creates leadership curricula for children and families. One recent project was her first book, Raising Leaders for Life. She and her husband, Sr. Master Jeff Newberry, have raised three daughters, all of whom operate ATA schools. The Newberrys are proud to have seven martial artists in their family.

The other members of the Ethics Committee are:

• Chief Master Jordan Schreiber (chair)
• Chief Master William Wacholz
• Chief Master Fernando Jaime
• Chief Master Patti Barnum
• Chief Master Rick Whitehead
• Chief Master Izel Rivera

The Ethics Committee reviews and investigates complaints of unethical conduct involving ATA
instructors and licensees. It also addresses issues related to diversity, inclusion and representation.

About ATA Martial Arts

ATA Martial Arts was founded in 1969 by Eternal Grand Master H.U. Lee. The organization is internationally headquartered in Little Rock, AR and has called the state capital home since 1977. With an active membership approaching 300,000 worldwide, ATA is North America’s largest martial arts organization dedicated to the discipline of Taekwondo. ATA is a pioneer in the martial arts industry because of its unique Songahm style curriculum.