Get to know Verdo Martial Arts Academy.


We make sure you always have a positive experience.

At Verdo Martial Arts you’re part of a Kung Fu family. This is the place you will feel right at home as soon as you come through the door. We don’t just take you through a workout and send you on your way. We help you achieve your wellness goals to live a happy and healthy lifestyle. 

All of our instructors have the education and training to get you the results you want. And they will always meet you right where you are. we will always be there to cue you through the movements and provide modifications and scaling options as needed. Any and all fitness levels and backgrounds are welcome; no prior experience is necessary for you to get started.    

With us you’ll get effective, fun classes that deliver results all without the intimidation you might find elsewhere. At Verdo Martial Arts Academy, we are on a mission to help you become a healthier, stronger version of the person you already are. Come and train with us! 

our instructors

Meet the Team at Verdo Martial Arts Academy

Sifu Andrew Verdo (left) Sifu Francis Fong (right) after a training session in Johns Creek, Georgia

Andrew Verdo

Founder/Chief Instructor

Ranking & Certifications

  • Wing Chun Kung Fu and Jeet Kune Do/Jing Mo Kickboxing Instructor under Sifu Francis Fong
  • MATA 2nd Degree Black Belt under Master John Graden
  • Kempo Karate 1st Degree Black Belt under Master Julie Guido
  • Practitioner of Goju Ryu Karate, Tai Chi, Escrima Stick & Bo Staff Fighting Concepts, Wellness, and Self-Defense Tactics
  • Martial Arts Teachers Association Professional Instructor Certified
  • Red Cross CPR and First Aid Certified