Instructors


Mr. Gavin McHenry

Mr. Gavin McHenry is a retired fighter pilot from the United States Air Force and is currently co-owner and Chief Instructor at McHenry's Martial Arts and Krav Maga North Las Vegas. He holds a 4th Degree Black Belt in Taekwondo and is a Nationally Certified Instructor. He has been training in Krav Maga since 2005, and has been teaching in Las Vegas since arriving in 2007. Gavin currently holds certification in the three primary levels of Krav Maga and is a certified instructor trained under Krav Maga Worldwide. In his free time Mr. McHenry enjoys flying his personal airplane, hanging out with his family and spending time with friends. Gavin instructs in all program areas of the martial arts studio and also offers private instruction in any of these areas.


Mrs. Deanna McHenry

Mrs. Deanna McHenry is co-owner and program director of McHenry's Martial Arts and Krav Maga North Las Vegas. She hold a 4th Degree Black Belt and is a Nationally Certified Instructor in Taekwondo. She teaches classes to every age group.   She has also been training in Krav Maga since 2005 and helps augment our instructors when necessary. Mrs. McHenry also hold a Master's Degree in Special Education and teaches math to special education students at Eldorado High School in Las Vegas, Nevada. When she has free time Mrs. McHenry enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

 

Mr. Chris Easter

Mr. Chris Easter is a new addition to our studio and we are very fortunate to have him. Just arriving to Las Vegas he is attached to Nellis AFB as an Intelligence Analyst but his real talent lies within the realm of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu where he has been training for 15 years. Chris holds a Black Belt in the art through Brazilian Top Team and has fought both amateur and proffessional MMA bouts throughout his career. His accolades are plentiful as he has won various titles up through the ranks in both Gi and No-Gi competitions and Chris is currently a four-time world champion within the NAGA.  Chris also offers private instruction.