As an assistant trainer, Fernando is the first point of contact for all new students interested in martial arts classes. He is responsible for the day-to-day operations of the facility. Fernando uses his 15+ years of business experience to make IMA a thriving community. He is experienced in business but still new to the martial arts world although he likes to pretend all the movies he watched while he was a kid give him an advantage on the mat. What Fernando lacks in experience he has an abundance of motivation and drive to exceed. He practices all forms of martial arts such as Jiu-Jitsu, Muay Thai, and MMA. He has a blue belt in Jiu-Jitsu and has competed in many tournaments medaling in most. In addition, he helps train the kids’ MMA class and leads the training team. Fernando loves what he does so much that he is now helping drive the business that he cares so much for.