Professor Janice Okamoto

Professor Okamoto began her study of Jujitsu under Professor Wally Jay in the late 1970s. She holds the rank of Kudan in Danzan Ryu Jujitsu, Shichidan in Small Circle Jujitsu, and Nidan in Kodokan Judo. She is one of the founding members of the Association of Women Martial Arts Instructors and is in the AWMAI Hall of Fame.

Professor Okamoto receives her Hall of Fame plaque, Ohana 2018