Sensei Patrick Bast

Sensei Bast's unique hands on approach to teaching based off solid bio-mechanical principles makes learning fun and personal. With over 30 years of experience in the martial arts, Sensei Bast has established himself as an instructor that gets results. His philosophy of teaching principles rather than techniques gives a student the tools needed to succeed regardless of experience or style. Sensei Bast is also an avid practitioner of Tai Chi, Eastern Meditation and Energetics for Health.



  • Ryukyu Kempo Tode Jitsu Sixth (6th) Degree Black Belt Master Instructor Dillman Karate International

  • Tomiki Shodokan Aikido Fourth (4th) Degree Black Belt Instructor American Aikido International

  • Kenkojuku Shotokan Karate-Do Second (2nd) Degree Black Belt Instructor

  • Kodokan Judo Brown Belt



Sensei Matthew "Matty" Williamson, Lead Instructor

Sensei Williamson is the Lead Instructor at MKC Karate. He began his path in the arts in the 90's and attained the rank of Shodan in Shotokan Karate. Sensei Williamson is also an avid Yoga practitioner. When he is not at his day job as a litigation attorney he is studying or teaching the arts. His devotion to our growth and development has been instrumental.


  • Ryukyu Kempo Tode Jitsu Third (3rd) Degree Black Belt Instructor Dillman Karate International

  • Kenkojuku Shotokan Karate-Do First (1st) Degree Black Belt Instructor