Desert Aikikai - Chief Instructor

Suzanne Gonzales-Webb Sensei began her Aikido training in Ventura, California under the direction of Nobuo Iseri Shihan in 1992.


After moving to San Diego, Suzanne continued her Aikido study under TK Chiba Shihan eventually becoming his personal secretary until his passing in June 2015. 



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Webb Sensei continues to train regularly at several Birankai and USAF-East seminars. She is currently registered with Hombu Dojo and Birankai North America holding the rank of Yondon (4th Degree Black Belt).


Webb Sensei is a Birankai certified instructor (Fukushidoin). Her classes include progressive development of students as a whole through basic and advanced Aikido techniques.


Webb Sensei utilizes stretching, strength training, repetition and additional conditioning drills to develop physical coordination, flexibility, agility and endurance.

Background photo by Gene Hanson - copyrighted (c) and used with his written permission.