"ESTABLISHING STRONG, SAFE, SECURE COMMUNITIES" "COMMUNITY LIFE SKILL EDUCATION/COMMUNITY SERVICE LEADERSHIP PROGRAMS" Holistic Life Skills and Practical Self-Defense (Self-Development, Self-Protection, Health & Wellness)
"Soke" Dr. Benson Campbell featured to the right and Professor Jeff Speakman action movie star in the "Perfect Weapon" and many more featured to the left (Masters Hall of Fame 2009) Long Beach Cali. Both were inducted.
1990 - Continued studying "Ju-Bushi-Do Martial Arts" under the Great Grand Master Ben Pryor - Present rank 7th Dan/Degree.
1991- Began studying "Niku-Bushi-Ryu Kempo Karate" under Grand Master Don Le'Fields - Present rank 7th Dan/Degree.
1993 - Began studying "Japanese/Nippon Kempo Karate" under Grand Master Lee Cleveland.
1993 - Began studying "Philippine Art of Knife and Stick Fighting" Certified under Grand Master John Saucier.
1997 - Began studying "American Kempo Karate" under Grand Master Bear Streat - Present Rank Black Belt.
1997 - Became certified teacher of Ju-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate.
1997 - Founded "Kokoro-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate" present rank "Soke" (Founder, Stylehead, Head Master).
1999 - Accepted as a member of the "Street Fighters Guild".
2000 - Rank recognition through the "United States Karate Alliance".
2003 - Founded Kokoro-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate, Inc. 501c3 Non-Profit Organization
2003 - Inducted into the "Universal Martial Arts Hall Of Fame" (Supreme Sokeship Council) Houston, Texas.
2004 - Appointed as (Martial Arts Instructor) for "Gwinnett Count Parks & Recreation".
2005 - Received International Recognition as (Founder & Stylehead) of Kokoro-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate through the "United States Karate Alliance".
2005 - Received International Recognition as (Founder & Head of Style) of Kokoro-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate though "Karate for Christ International".
2006 - Received (Instructor of The Year) award for "Gwinnett County".
2007 - Induction into the "USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame" (Alliance) Orlando, Florida.
2007 - Appointed as (Martial Arts Instructor) for the "Boys & Girls Club" Metro Atlanta.
2007 - Appointed as "Alliance" (Unity of All Martial Arts) (Georgia State Director for 2008) * The Governing Body for "USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame", "USA Martial Arts Team", "University of Asian Martial Arts Studies" etc.
2008 - Received (Doctorates of Martial Arts Philosophy & Martial Arts Science, Ph.D./Ma.D.Sc) through the "University of Asian Martial Arts Studies" Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii.
2008 - Second Induction into the "USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame" as a 2007 Alumni receiving Doctorates of Martial Arts Philosophy & Martial Arts Science, Ph.D./Ma.D.Sc through the "University of Asian Martial Arts Studies" Waikiki Beach, Honolulu, Hawaii.
2009 - Appointed as (Director of Martial Program Ages 10-25), with "The Melanie Thornton Youth Arts Foundation".
2009 - Re-inducted into the "USA Martial Arts Hall of Fame" as (Head Founder Of The Year & Doctorate Holder) through "University of Asian Martial Arts Studies" Cocoa Beach, Florida .
2009 - Inducted into the "Masters Hall of Fame" as (Founder - Head Master) receiving the (Silver Life Achievement Award) Long Beach,California.
2009 - Accepted as member of GMAU "Gospel Martial Arts Union International".
1999 to 2009 - Worked in Asset Protection for Wal-Mart as a Store Detective making around "800" Cases/Apprehensions. Served as a member of Asset Protection Management Implementing & Managing the processes that protect the company in the area's of Safety... Security... Operations... People...
2011 – Accepted the offer to be on the (Board of Directors) for "Lovoi-Sustainable Villages" a 501c3 Non-Profit Organization whose mission is to support and restore the Congo in Africa.
2012 - Honored as "Humanitarian of The Year" at the "1st Annual Keystone Leadership Awards" held in Atlanta, Georgia.
2013 - Completed process and approved by Dekalb County Board of Education as a Martial Instructor for the School System.
2014 - Featured in segment of Fox 5 News, Wednesdays Child working with the Child of the week Alexis, "Lexi". www.wednesdayschildga.com
2015 - Added to the creditable and bonifide on-line web forum of Facts for Kempo/Kenpo history Grandmasters list of legit Kempo/Kenpo Grandmasters for being the Soke (headmaster) and Founder of Kokoro-Bushi-Do (KBD) Kempo Karate since 1997 see www.Urbin.net see Kenpo/Kenpo Faq.
2016 - Partnered with Talance Sawyer #97 X Defensive End for Minnesota Vikings and Founder of #720 Gamers Camp and Robin Holton X CheerLeader for the New Orleans Saints as one of the 3 Key presenters in their first Camp together in Bastrop, La. with the intent to partner on more to come...#720 Gamers is a Camp that serves At Risk/Underserved Youth in Communities...
2017- Second Year Partnering with Talance Sawyer Retired Starting Defensive End for the Minnesota Vikings and Robin Holton Retired Cheerleader for New Orleans Saints at the Talance Sawyer Back to School 720 Gamers Camp Targeting the At Rsk/Undeserved Youth in the Community...
2017 - Responsible for Championing KBD KEMPO KARATE(Holistic) Community Service Leadership Program to Be the First Like It Approved by the Courts as A Means and Option to Complete their Court Order Probation.
2018 - Responsible for Championing the Kokoro-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate Community Organization aka KBD KEMPO KARATE(Holistic) to being recognized by Gwinnett County's BestofGwinnett.com in the Metro/Greater Atlanta area.. As a Honoree chosen in one of the 20 different industry categories from which only one buisness/organization of each industry category is selected a year in a county of 900,000 people and thousands of businesses..
Note: Childhood years of training in the Martial Arts not included in this bio in respect to the true understanding and meaning of the Martial Arts. "Soke" Dr. Benson Campbell has been engaged in the martial arts over 30 years and he hasn't missed a week of studying and training in over 29 years.
"Soke" Dr. Benson Campbell Founder/ HeadMaster/Lead Instructor/Chief Director Kokoro-Bushi-Do Kempo Karate Inc. (Hope,Faith,Love) 1 Corinthians 13:13 (501c3 Non-Profit) Text: 404-218-4248 Fax: 678-225-4054