Thomas L. Felder is a pioneer of martial arts and Founder of Tensho Goju Karate, which combines Chinese Goju, Aiki Jitsu, Wing Chun, Tae Kwon Do and Military Combatives. Felder holds the title and rank of “Hanshi”, 9th Degree Red Belt in Chinese Goju and Tensho Goju. Renown for opening dojo’s in Germany, Kosovo, Korea , Turkey, Iraq, North Carolina and Oklahoma, as well as teachings in Haiti and Panama. He is a two times World Hall of Fame Inductee by the World Head of Sokeship Council, recipient of the Action Martial Arts Magazine Hall of Honors award, Grand Master Ron Van Clief Master in Action Award and Soke Lil John Davis Black Belt Hall of Fame inductee. Felder has appeared on screen, magazines and many news articles. He gives honor to God for his success and his teacher's Grandmaster Ron Van Clief, Kyoshi James E. McCall, Kyoshi David L. Wynn, Master Freddie L. Giddens and Master Michael Dials for imparting their skills and knowledge.