Grand Master Young Mi Park
Mou Chuk – Martials Arts - President
Head of Texas Chang Moo Kwan
Taekwondo 7th Dan –- Chang Moo Kwan Federation
Taekwondo 5th Dan - Kukkiwon
Judo 1st Dan – Sendai , Japan
With 40+ years of experience in martial arts, Grand Master Park has taught all around the world and trained with the most senior taekwondo masters.
After attending Dong I Engineering College in Busan, South Korea and majoring in wireless correspondence in 1976, Master Park joined the Korean diplomatic corps to serve in the Korean Consulate in Sendai, Japan. While there she also attended Dohuku Foreign Language College and studied Judo, Karate, and Kendo. In 1979, she was assigned to the Korean Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (Africa) where she worked until 1982 when she transferred to the Korean Embassy in Papua New Guinea. In 1984 and 1985, she continued her work for the Korean embassy in Paris, France and also the Japanese Overseas Travel Agency. While in France she attended the prestigious Sorbonne University in the Japanese Language and Civilization program.
Throughout these years as government officer, Grand Master Park taught Taekwondo as an official representative of the Republic of Korea.
In 1994, she moved to Acton, Massachusetts where she headed the Taekwondo after-school program at Douglas Elementary school and worked as an instructor and judge at the Alpha Taekwondo Academy.
As of 1999 she has resided in Spring Texas and has taught Taekwondo in several schools as well as community centers where her children participated.
Master Park launched Mou Chuk Martial Arts on 11/11/11 with the help of her fellow masters.