R.E.A.D.Y. Taekwondo operates as a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to serving the youth of Michigan’s Great Southwest, with an emphasis upon the disadvantaged. Under the direction of its Board of Directors, R.E.A.D.Y. focuses on the entire individual with consistent emphasis on academic and social achievement while promoting exercise, fitness and nutrition. The Board is made up of community leaders in business and government who share the Grandmaster’s passion for improving the community through guidance, respect and compassion toward its youth.
Maurice Burton, Board Chairman
Michigan State Police
Grandmaster Al Smith, President
Jesse Z. Kellar, Board Member Medical Doctor
Mike John-Williams, Senior Finance Manager
Financial Planning & Analysis
Michael R. Solan, Board
Alicia Razor, Board Assistant
Vocational Rehabilitation Counselor
Michigan Rehabilitation Service
Robert J. Lemyre, VP Global
Founder of Whirlpool Veteran’s Assoc.
Sam Campbell, Board Member
Emergency Physician Medical Group