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USA Karate Referee Committee

 

 Cleveland Baxter
914-665-2752
   

Fariba Madani
303-665-0339
fmadani@usankf.org 
 


Cedric Barksdale
roninkaratedo@gmail.com



Christopher Hodgin
    William Gatch
will.gatch@gmail.com
     



WKF Officials

First Name Last Name KATA Last Renewal Date KUMITE Last Renewal Date
Kathy Bailey Kata Judge-A 11/08/14 Referee-B 11/08/14
Cedric Barksdale Kata Judge-A 11/08/14 Referee-A 11/10/13
Cleveland Baxter Kata Judge-A 11/10/13 Referee-A 11/10/13
Mary Crawford Kata Judge A 11/22/12 Referee-A 11/08/14
Jay Farrell Kata Judge-A 11/10/13 Referee-A 11/08/14
Everdale Gatchalian Kata Judge-B 11/08/14 Judge-A 11/08/14
Christopher Hodgin Kata Judge-A 11/10/13 Referee-A 11/08/14
Fariba Madani Kata Judge-A 11/10/13 Referee-A 11/10/13
Cyrus Madani Kata Judge-A 11/22/12 Referee-A 11/22/12
Alex Miladi Kata Judge-A 11/10/13 Referee-A 11/10/13
Raul Shelton Kata Judge-A 11/08/14 Judge-A 11/08/14
Charles Sweigert Kata Judge-A 11/10/13 Referee-A 11/10/13
Katsutaka Tanaka Kata Judge-A 11/08/14 Referee-A 11/08/14
Senthil Thiyagarajan Kata Judge-A 11/15/15 Referee-A 11/15/15


PKF Officials
First Name Last Name KATA Last Renewal Date KUMITE Last Renewal Date
William Bastian Kata Judge-B 03/21/15 Referee-A 03/21/15
Jeff Bedard Kata Judge-C 09/01/12 Judge-C 09/01/12
Demian Bermudez Kata Judge-C 08/26/15 Judge-C 08/26/15
Luis Briceno Kata Judge-A 03/21/15 Referee-A 03/21/15
German Briceno Kata Judge-B 05/18/13 Judge-C 05/18/13
Robert Bronisevsky Kata Judge-A 05/29/11 Referee-A 05/29/11
Maximiliano Chomiak Kata Judge-C 08/30/14 Judge-B 08/30/14
Jesus Costa Kata Judge-A 08/26/15 Judge-A 08/26/15
Jose Diaz Kata Judge-B 03/21/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Monique Fields Judge-C 08/30/14
William Gatch Kata Judge-A 08/31/13 Referee-A 08/31/13
Ramon Hiraldo Kata Judge-A 03/21/15 Referee-A 03/21/15
Ray Hughes Kata Judge-B 08/26/15 Judge-B 08/26/15
Charles Jarnagin Kata Judge-B 03/21/15 Referee-B 03/21/15
Keith MacConkey Kata Judge-C 03/21/15 Judge-C 03/21/15
Enrique Mares Judge-B 03/21/15
Diane Martin Kata Judge-A 03/21/15 Judge-A 03/21/15
Michael McKenzie Kata Judge-A 03/21/15 Referee-A 03/21/15
Mike Mustoe Kata Judge-A 03/21/15 Referee-A 03/21/15
Juan Oshiro Kata Judge-C 08/30/14 Judge-C 08/30/14
Antonio Palmieri Kata Judge-C 08/30/14 Judge-C 08/30/14
Mario Perez Kata Referee-B 08/26/15/ Judge-A 08/26/15
Bill Plapinger Kata Judge-C 03/21/15 Judge-C 03/21/15
Jo Pledge Kata Judge-A 05/31/14 Referee-A 05/31/14
Carlos Quintero Kata Judge-A 05/31/14 Referee-A 05/31/14
Joe Raymond USA J.A. 07/15/15 Referee-B 08/26/15
Lynn Ritter Judge-C 08/31/13
Ezy Rodriguez Judge-C 09/01/12
Luis Sanchez Kata Referee-A 08/26/15 Judge-A 08/26/15
Jose Santaella Kata Judge-A 08/26/15 Judge-A 08/26/15
Senthil Thiyagarajan Kata Judge-C 08/26/15 Judge-C 08/26/15
Robert Utsey Referee-A 03/21/15
Craig Warren Judge-B 03/21/15


 
USANKF Officials

First Name Last Name KATA Last Renewal Date KUMITE Last Renewal Date
Heather Abbott     USA J.D. 02/12/16
Ahmad Abdolkhalek USA J.C. 03/08/15 USA R.C. 03/08/15
Stanley Adeuard USA J.D. 03/08/15
Steve Ahnert USA R.C. 02/13/16
Val Ah Yat USA R.C. 02/13/16
Abdon Albornoz USA J.C. 03/08/15 USA R.C. 03/08/15
Abdon Albornoz Jr. USA J.C. 03/08/15 USA J.B. 03/08/15
Sergio E. Aleman-Soto USA J.C. 03/08/15 USA J.B. 03/08/15
Juan  Amaya
  USA R.A. 03/05/16
Leon Angeles USA J.C. 07/15/15 USA R.C. 07/15/15
Ramakrishna Reddy Annam USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Fredy Arevalo USA J.A. 07/15/15 USA R.C. 02/20/16
Christopher Arndt     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Samir Avdic     USA J.D. 03/05/16
Carlos Aviado     USA R.C. 02/13/16
Misael Barcenas USA J.C. 01/17/15 USA R.D. 01/17/15
Jug Bahadur Lama     USA J.B. 03/05/16
John Becton USA J.A. 04/25/15
Debbie Bender     USA R.C. 02/13/16
Robert Bostwick USA J.C. 01/25/15 USA J.D. 01/25/15
Marvin Bradley USA R.C. 02/20/16
Rubert Brito USA R.C. 01/17/15
Jerion Brunson USA J.D. 02/20/16 USA J.D. 02/20/16
Richard Camacho USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A 04/05/15
Eliseo Campos USA J.C. 04/12/15 USA R.C. 04/12/15
Javier Camaraza USA J.B. 07/19/15 USA J.A. 07/19/15
Edumir Carroll USA J.D. 04/05/15 USA J.B. 04/15/15
Paul Charnow USA J.C. 01/25/15 USA R.C. 01/25/15
David Childers USA J.C. 03/28/15
Jonathan Childers USA J.C. 03/28/15
Jonathan Chin USA J.B. 01/25/15 USA R.C. 01/25/15
Sara Chiro     USA J.C. 02/13/16
Ivan Michael Chungyoun     USA J.A. 02/13/16
David Crosby USA J.D. USA R.D. 05/30/15
Seleny Crosby

  USA J.D. 05/30/15
Cameron Collins USA J.A. 04/25/15
Gary Connor     USA J.B. 02/13/16
Doug Corlew USA R.C. 03/08/15
Eladio Carrera USA J.C. 01/17/15 USA J.B. 01/17/15
Diego Cucurachi USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Donnie Danner USA J.D. 06/06/14 USA R.C. 03/11/16
Manuel DaCosta USA J.C. 04/05/15 USA J.A. 04/05/15
Frank Delance

  USA J.D. 07/15/15

Milagros Delgado USA J.A. 07/15/15

USA R.B. 07/15/15

Robyn Delk     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Francisco Diaz USA J.C. 03/08/15 USA J.C. 03/08/15
Tula Dhakal     USA J.D. 03/05/16
Perlita Dickson USA J.C. 04/05/15
Hector  Dominguez USA J.A. 05/30/15
Ian Lee Donta USA J.C. 01/17/15
Jans Lee Dorta USA J.C. 01/17/15
Robenson Dorvil USA J.D. 07/15/15
USA J.A. 07/15/15
Kathy Eckel USA R.C. 05/30/15
Seth Eggers     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Imane Ennadi USA J.D. 04/12/15
Stephanie Esper USA J.C. 03/28/15
Luz Falcon     USA J.B. 03/05/15
Khaye Fernandez     USA J.B. 02/13/16
Dailyn Figueredo USA J.D. 01/17/15 USA J.C. 05/03/15
Jason Fincher USA R.C. 04/25/15
Becky Flinn USA J.B. 07/10/14 USA R.C. 04/25/15
Anthony Folkes     USA J.C. 03/05/16
Jordan Fox USA J.C. 05/03/15
John Franco USA J.B 04/05/15 USA R.B. 04/05/15
Kinsey Frick USA J.D. 02/07/15
Akira  Fukuda USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Lindsey Gatchalian USA J.C. 12/05/15 USA R.C. 12/05/15
Wasim Ghashim USA R.C. 04/05/15
Mauricio Giraldo USA R.D. 01/17/15
Callum Glancy     USA J.A. 05/16/15
Carlos Gonzalez USA J.B. 07/15/15
USA R.C. 07/15/15
Ravi Gopalakrishnan USA J.C. 04/12/15 USA R.C 04/12/15
John Gough USA R.C 02/07/15
Lee Gray USA J.D. 12/05/15 USA J.A. 12/05/15
Corey Green USA J.C. 07/15/15
USA R.C. 07/15/15
Elizabeth Griffin     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Jon Groot USA R.C. 03/08/15
Gerald Ground USA J.C. 06/06/14 USA R.C. 05/16/15
Jerry Gunville     USA R.C. 02/13/16
Jerry Junville USA R.D. 02/07/15
Chip Hamilton USA R.D. 02/13/16
Wini Hamilton USA R.D. 02/13/16
Timothy Hardway     USA J.D. 02/12/16
Kayleigh Hare USA J.D. 03/28/15
Jena Hare USA J.D. 03/28/15
Scott Harrow     USA R.C.  02/20/16
Theresa Heise USA J.D. 03/28/15
Mark Heyerdahl USA R.C. 02/13/16
Shaun Hicks USA J.C. 04/25/15
Don Higginbotham     USA J.C. 02/12/16
Mary Kay Hilmoe USA J.C. 07/10/14 USA R.C. 02/07/15
Paul Hittle USA R.C. 05/30/15
Shelby Hintzel USA J.D. 12/05/15 USA J.C. 12/05/15
Mirsad Hodo USA J.C. 03/08/05 USA R.C. 05/16/15
Mamdoug Ibrahim     USA J.D. 03/05/16
Gayle Hisae Ishii-Chang USA J.B. 04/05/15 USA R.C. 04/05/15
Suraj Janakiraman USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Shiva Jogi     USA J.D. 03/05/16
Marie Kebba     USA J.D. 10/25/15
Donald Kenaga USA R.C. 02/07/15
Deborah Keyek-Franssen USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA R.A. 07/15/15

Daniel Klahr USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA J.A. 07/15/15

Osvaldo Lam USA R.D. 03/08/15
Abdelali Lamkahouan USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Michael Lee     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Caren Lesser USA J.A. 07/13/14 USA R.A. 07/13/14
Michelle Lewis USA R.C. 02/13/16
Mark Lingl USA J.C. 01/25/15 USA J.C. 01/25/15
Maxine Lisot USA J.C. 12/05/15 USA J.A. 12/05/15
Adrian Manaila USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.B. 04/05/15
Alex Martinez USA J.D. 03/08/15
Glenn Matthews US J.D. 04/25/15
Robert McCormick USA R.C. 05/03/15
Stephen  McCoy     USA J.B. 02/12/16
Jennifer McGavin USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Rick McGavin USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Jill McLaughlin USA J.D. 12/05/15 USA J.B. 12/05/15
Ken Meland     USA J.D. 10/25/15
Tony Mendonca USA J.B. 02/13/16
Lorri Meske     USA R.B. 07/15/15
Eilieen Michel USA J.C. 02/13/16
David Miller USA J.B. 05/03/15
Najwa Moghnieh USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.C. 03/05/16
Hayder Mohsin USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Maria Morales USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Raph Mozno USA R.C. 01/17/15
David Munden     USA J.C. 02/13/16
Lisa Munden     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Rocio Munoz USA J.C. 01/25/15
Tom Nations USA J.D. 02/20/16 USA J.C. 02/20/16
Alex Ndem USA J.D. 04/12/15
Erik Nelson USA J.B. 01/25/15 USA J.B. 01/25/15
Amadou Niang USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Miguel Ochoa USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA R.C. 07/15/15

Charles Oke USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Tuoyo Oteri USA J.D. 04/12/15
Alexandr Padalka USA R.C. 05/03/15
Prayag Patel USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 07/15/15

Carl Pelzer USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA J.B. 07/15/15

John Peterson USA R.C. 02/20/16
Sean Peterson USA J.D. 02/20/16 USA J.D. 02/20/16
Daria Petropavlovskikh USA J.D. 05/03/15
Irina Petropavlovskikh USA R.C. 05/03/15
Shivrinith Prasad USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Mario Martin Preiser     USA J.A. 02/12/16
Michelle PrudHomme USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Frank Pugarita USA J.D. 07/15/15
USA J.B. 07/15/15
Ray Quero     USA J.B. 02/13/16
Gregory Quitiquit USA J.B. 02/07/15
Hector Rabellino USA J.D. 01/17/15 USA J.B. 01/17/15
Parkhi Rai USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
Amarender Reddy Rekula USA J.B. 04/12/15
SureshManuel Raman USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA R.C. 07/15/15

Keerthana Ramesh USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Elvis Ramic USA R.D. 01/17/15
Sabina Ramic USA J.D. 01/17/15 USA J.C. 03/11/16
Carlos Riobo USA J.A. 07/15/15

USA R.B. 07/15/15

Angel Rivas USA J.C. 01/17/15 USA R.B. 01/17.15
Dorvil Robenson USA J.B. 05/30/15
Jennifer Robinson USA J.D. 01/17/15
Marco Rodriguez USA J.C. 01/25/15 USA J.C. 01/25/15
Susana Romo USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA R.D. 07/15/15

Michael Ross USA J.A.  07/15/15
USA R.A. 07/13/14
Joseph Santizo     USA J.D. 03/05/16
Luis Sauceda USA J.C. 04/12/15 USA R.C. 04/12/15
Rick Savagian USA J.C. 04/05/15 USA R.C. 02/20/16
Maya Schell USA J.D. 02/07/15
Thomas  Scott     USA R.C. 05/16/15
Armando Senra USA J.B. 07/15/15
USA R.B. 07/15/15
Ponmalar Senthil USA J.B. 07/15/15
USA R.B. 07/15/15
Vikraman Senthil USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Sivaprasad Shankaran USA J.D. 04/15/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Lin Shih USA R.C. 02/13/16
Keshav Sigh Thakuri USA J.C. 05/03/15
Christine Smith     USA J.D. 10/25/15
Scott Smith     USA R.D. 02/12/16
Patty Soby     USA J.D. 10/25/15
Rick Sora USA J.D. 01/25/15 USA J.D. 01/25/15
Dianna Spence     USA J.B. 03/05/16
Chaitanya Srinivasan USA J.D. 04/12/15 USA J.D. 04/12/15
Patrick Staiger     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Patrice Staiger USA JB 07/10/14 USA R.C. 02/07/15
Brian Steiner USA J.A. 02/07/15
Joseph Stewart     USA J.D. 02/13/16
Mary Tatum USA J.C. 03/08/15 USA R.C. 02/20/16
Carrie Taylor USA J.B. 03/28/15
Gina Taylor USA R.C. 02/13/16
Robert Taylor     USA R.C. 03/11/16
Shanta Thokar USA J.A. 04/05/15 USA R.A. 04/05/15
John Tomlinson USA J.D. 03/08/15 USA R.C. 02/20/16
Eric Tornabene USA J.C. 01/25/15 USA J.C. 01/25/15
Paul Tram USA R.C. 02/13/16
Ousmane Traore     USA J.D. 03/05/16
Daniel Tshibamba

USA R.D. 12/05/15
Noor Ul-Ameen     USA J.A. 03/05/16
Javier Vamaraza USA J.D. 01/17/15 USA J.D. 01/17/15
Adriaan Van Vuuren USA J.B. 07/10/14 USA R.C. 01/25/15
Mike Vanatta USA J.C. 06/06/14 USA R.C. 04/25/15
Jorge Viera USA J.C. 07/15/15

USA J.C. 07/15/15

Ashwin Venkatesan     USA J.D. 03/05/16
John Vercellino     USA R.C. 05/03/15
Christopher Veverka USA J.D. 03/08/15  USA J.B. 03/08/15
Bobbie Walden USA R.C. 02/20/16
Tim Watts USA J.B. 07/15/15

USA R.B. 07/15/15

Maurice Witherspoon USA J.D. 01/25/15 USA J.D. 01/25/15
Steven Wyss USA J.D. 06/06/14 USA R.D. 04/25/15
Nancy Yamaguchi USA J.C. 07/13/14 USA R.D. 02/13/16




Officials licensing must be renewed every year. To be recognized by USA Karate as an official one must complete all USOC SafeSport requirements. All officials must complete all requirements in order to officiate on behalf of the USA National Karate-do Federation. 

Any questions, completed paperwork or inquires on status should be directed to the USA Karate National Office - natoffice@usankf.org or (719) 477-6925.