Parker Taitel began his training in 2007 at the Bartlett, IL National Karate and is a 2nd Degree Black Belt and is a Krav Maga Certified Instructor. He is currently under the expert instruction of 7th Degree Black Belt Cristian Nelson. He is the Head Instructor of the Elk Grove location and his teaching experience includes being Instructor at National Karate South Elgin and leading the NK martial arts programs at Hyland Christian Academy and Schaumburg Christian School.
Mr. Taitel is an excellent martial artist and has had success in both fighting and form competition. His favorite tournament is the Diamond Nationals. Mr. Taitel loves helping students achieve their goals and helping them becoming stronger, more confident people. He is very good at helping students plug into the community at his school and building comradery.
Mr. Taitel has a passion for helping students grow in character and confidence at both the karate school and at church. For several years he has served as a youth leader at Willow Creek Church and currently serves as a production tech and plays the bass guitar in the worship band for Elevate.