East Bay Aikido

Linda Andersen / 3rd Dan

Began Aikido in 1995

Realtor with Better Homes & Gardens/Mason-McDuffie

Tom Gambell / 7th Dan /  Chief Instructor / Dojo-Cho

Began Aikido in 1974

Aikido Instructor - Founded East Bay Aikido in 1988


Robert Lavezzo / 4th Dan

​Began Aikido in 1992

Owner of Lavezzo Designs, a metal design and fabrication studio

Andus Brandt / 3rd Dan

Began Aikido in 1980

Owner of Blackbird Designs, an arcitectural design firm

Gordon Teekell / 6th Dan / Senior Instructor

Began Aikido in 1981

Docent with Oakland Museum of the Arts