Rich Feight-sensei (right) began studying Aikido at Lansing Community College in 1992. His rank is a jun-nidan, received June 2018. He currently teaches at Michigan State University. He previously taught at Lansing Community College and Spartan Youth Aikido.

Joe Petroff-san (left) began studying Aikido at Michigan State University in 2006. His rank is pre-1st kyu (brown belt). He currently teaches at  Michigan State University and Spartan Youth Aikido.