Our Team

Karate Plus has a staff of highly competent

and friendly instructors.

Ken Valles

Founder/President of Karate Plus Ministries Inc.


Ken Valles has lived in the Colorado Springs/Woodland Park area for 22 years. He has trained in martial arts for over 33 years. This training includes: Shotokan and Seishin Kai karate, Hakkoryu and Niho Shiho Karano jujitsu, Tae Kwon Do, Judo, Tai Chi, Ninjitsu, and more.

Below are the KP Black Belts that you may have for an instructor, or see in the dojo, at testing, or special events.

Mike Weeks

KP Nidan (2nd Degree)


Weeks Sensei is the senior instructor at the Colorado Springs Dojo-West.


He is also the senior KP Black Belt, under Mr. Valles.

Dennis King

KP Shodan (1st Degree)


King Sensei instructs the Colorqdo Springs Dojo-East;

and the Fountain Dojo.

Mike Kirschman

Shodan (1st Degree)


Kirschman Sensei visits the Colorado Springs Dojo-West.

Joshua Stoll

Shodan (1st Degree)


Stoll Sensei visits and assists at the Colorado Springs Dojo-West;

and the Lake George Dojo.

Emily Stoll

Shodan (1st Degree)


Stoll Sensei instructs at the Lake George Dojo.

Robert Jackson

Shodan (1st Degree)


Jackson Sensei attends and assists at the Colorado Springs-West Dojo;

and the Friday School Dojo.