Ryan Suhr currently holds the rank of nidan (2nd degree black belt) and has been been a student of Aikido Omaha, LLC since 2008. He is a licensed mental health practitioner and has committed the last ten years of his life to ensuring that children are safe in their homes and in their communities.
Paul Jakopovic began training in Aikido in 2007 after the encouragement of his Taekwondo instructor. Paul is one of Porter Sensei’s first students at Aikido Omaha. He has a Doctor of Pharmacy degree and practices in a local clinic pharmacy. Paul currently holds the rank of Nidan (2nd Degree Black belt) in Aikido. He also holds the rank of 3rd Degree Black belt and Certified Instructor in Taekwondo. His training over the years also includes judo and weeping style jujitsu. Paul’s goals include striving for harmony in all of life’s challenges, one of the most important principles of Aikido.