Song Moo Kwan Lineage Chart

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  • Byung Jick Ro
    Founder of Song Moo Kwan
    • Joon Pyo Choi
      First Generation SMK Student Only one promoted to 10th Dan by SGM Ro
      • James Cahn
        Sr. Grand Master (OMAC)
      • Robert Frankovich
        8th Dan Grand Master Song Moo Kwan Pan Song Ryu
    • Jun Seon "Jay" Hyon
      First Generation student 9th Dan Founded/Owned Karate Center (Minneapolis, MN) Created Chung Bong Hyungs
      • Tom Sullivan
        5th Dan Founder of Karate North Full contact fighting career
      • Bill Miller
        Founded Professional Karate Studio
      • Vic Marotta
        Founded American Karate Studio
      • Tim Mullin
        Bloomington Karate Center
    • Byung Yul Lee
      First Generation 9th Dan World Taekwondo Academy
    • Hee Sang Ro
      First Generation 9th Dan (promoted by Father)
    • Il Kwon Kim
      First Generation 9th Dan Founder Song Moo Kwan Ja Be Ryu
      • Roy Bushman
        8th Dan
    • Il Joo Kim
      First Generation 9th Dan Founder Song Moo Kwan Kukki Ryu
      • Ron Coleman
        9th Dan Song Moo Kwan Kukki Ryu Cincinnati, OH
      • Bob Chaney
        8th Dan Song Moo Kwan Kukki Ryu