Sensei Sherry Connor started her Martial Arts training in 1992 in the Korean Art of Hapkido Self-Defense. In 2002, she began studying the Amerikick Karate Kenpo System after her son began taking classes. Sherry has also trained in Israeli Krav Maga. Sherry’s certifications include AFAA primary group, AFAA Sports Nutrition, TRX, USA Boxing Coaching, Amerikick Kickboxing and Les Mills BodyCombat and BodyPump programs. She also holds a Master’s Degree in School Counseling.
Sherry is very passionate about fitness. Her passion began at the age of 8 when she began a gymnastics program. Soon after, she began going to a Police Athletic League (PAL) Youth Boxing program with her father, where he was a trainer and pro boxing competitor. Sherry is an active member of the PAL program today. She is a USA Boxing Coach and works with both Amateur and Professional Boxers at the Phoenxiville Area Police Athletic League under the direction of Jim Deoria.
Sensei Sherry received her 2nd Degree Black Belt in the Amerikick Kenpo Karate System in 2017. She teaches Adult/Youth karate and Kickboxing classes and is head of the Leadership Team at North Penn.
Sensei Sherry and her husband John have two sons, John, age 23 and Christian, age 16. Both boys hold Black Belts in Amerikick Kenpo as well. John, IV is also an amateur boxer and golden gloves fighter for the Phoenixville PAL.