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Jeff Schmatt

Jeff Schmatt
Mount Vernon Iowa
Phone: 319-895-8776


Jeff Schmatt of Mount Vernon Iowa has been training in Kung Fun Chinese Martial Arts since 1985 and teaches Tai Chi Chuan primarily.  Schmatt teaches middle school aged youth Tai Chi every summer at Grant Wood Area Education Agency's College for Kids program since 1995.  Schmatt created "Circle Out Self Defense" in 2011 after attending Just Yell Fire training, and has taught several small group sessions since.

Jeff Schmatt is a professional photographer, and entrepreneur has a BA in Sociology and Business Administration from Mount Mercy College and a graduate of Linn-Mar High School.  He volunteers with youth through his Optimist Club and Mount Vernon United Methodist Church and as an AYSO girls Soccer Coach, and is an adult leader of Youth IGNITE.

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