CORE Team

MEET THE VMMA CORE TEAM

  Shihan
  Mike
  Vacca

Shihan Mike Vacca (Partner) is a martial arts expert with over 30 years of experience. Shihan is the Chief Instructor of VMMA and holds a sixth-degree black belt in martial arts as well as a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

  Paul
“The Combat CEO”
  Szyarto

Paul “The Combat CEO” Szyarto (Partner) is a Krav Maga expert, serial entrepreneur, college professor, and a mentor to high level executives.

  Shihan
  Mike
  Vacca

Shihan Mike Vacca (Co-Founder) is a martial arts expert with over 30 years of experience. Shihan is the Chief Instructor of VMMA and holds a sixth-degree black belt in martial arts as well as a black belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu.

  Paul
“The Combat CEO”
  Szyarto

Paul “The Combat CEO” Szyarto (Co-Founder) is a Krav Maga expert, serial entrepreneur, college professor, and a mentor to high level executives.

Core Instructor Team

VMMA’s core team of instructors have all been training under Shihan Mike Vacca for over 20 years. Our Sensei Team is cross-trained in a variety of disciplines, including Muay Thai, Karate, Boxing, Brazilian Jiu Jitsu, and Krav Maga.

Following the core values of VMMA (Fitness, Defense, and Purpose), the Sensei Team takes great pride in helping all of its students break through personal plateaus and achieve new levels of success in the martial arts and in life!

Sensei Mike Kowalski
Sensei Joe Weber
Sensei Chris Hall
Sensei Josh Graff