Ms. Rezaie’s started training in martial arts in 2007 when she began studying San Shou (Chinese kickboxing) under Sifu Kevin Garcia. She is currently a 1st degree black belt. Ms. Rezaie’s desire to compete has led her to train in other styles, including Muay Thai, mixed martial arts, jiu jitsu and western boxing. She competed in Houston’s Golden Gloves, securing the Southeast regional title in her weight class and continues to compete in amateur Muay Thai fights. Ms Rezaie is the Interventional Radiology Coordinator at Memorial Hermann, where she has worked for 14 years. She joined TKA’s staff as part-time instructor in 2014.