Sensei Meredith Abel

Sensei Abel (Assistant Instructor) holds the Aikido rank of nidan (2nd degree black belt). She began her Aikido studies in 2003, and also holds the rank of nidan (2nd degree black belt) in Wado Ryu Karate-Do.  She is a direct student of Guy Hagen Sensei and John Messores Shihan.

Sensei Abel is the current dojo cho (managing instructor) for USF Aikido; she is responsible for the growth and health of the club and its students.