Sa Bom Nim (master) David Bankowski, owner and certified master instructor of Wilton Martial Arts, holds a rank of 6th dan (black belt). Master Bankowski began his training in 1986 under the instruction of Sa Bom Nim Joseph DeVita. Having earned his Cho Dan (1st degree) 1990, Ee Dan (2nd degree) 1992, Sahm Dan (3rd degree) 1998, Sa Dan (4th degree) with the Sa Bom Nim title 2003, O Dan (5th degree) 2008 and Yuk Dan (6th degree) in 2014. Also in 2014 he was inducted into the Tang Soo Do Mi Guk Kwan hall of fame, and the following year promoted to the R.A.C. (regional advisory committee) by Grand Master Charles Ferraro. Master Bankowski has developed a teaching style that is effective for students of all age groups and capabilities. He strives to help his students define and reach their short term and long term training goals in a positive and rewarding learning environment.