Timeline

  • 1970 – January 6,  began Taekwondo
  • 1970-75 – Tournament Competitor
  • 1972 – Awarded black belt
  • 1977 – First female awarded International Referee Certification by WTF
  • 1978 – Awarded the 4th degree black belt and Master Degree
  • 1981 – Co founder of Evangelistic Taekwondo Exhibitions aka The Sell Team Ministries
  • 1983 – Invited to Korea by WTF officials for debut of international female competition at the 1st Pre-World Games, Seoul, Korea given in her honor.
  • 1985 – Began U.S. Military Crusades with her husband, Grandmaster Edward B. Sell and the Sell Team
  • 1986 – U.S. Military Crusade/Demonstration Team to troops throughout Alaska
  • 1987 – Appointed as International Referee for First Women’s World and 8th World Taekwondo   Championships in Barcelona, Spain.
  • 1988 – Awarded Black Belt of the Decade.
  • 1988 – U.S. Military Crusade/Demonstration Team to troops in Germany.
  • 1989 – Letter of Citation from WTF for her contribution to Taekwondo.
  • 1990 – 2nd Class International Referee, World Taekwondo Federation (WTF)
  • 1995 – Becomes first female promoted to 7th Dan by Grandmaster Park, World Chung Do Kwan Association.
  • 1996 – Completes, with her family, the first computerized CD Rom training system of all WTF Taguek Poomse.
  • 1996 – Ordained as a minister
  • 1996 – Hall of Fame Outstanding Female Master
  • 1997 – 7th Dan Kukkiwon credentials from World Taekwondo Federation.
  • 1999 – U.S. Military Crusade/Demonstration Team to troops – Historic ministry at Osan AFB
  • 2000 – West Point Military Academy Crusade/Demonstration Team, Sell Team Ministries
  • 2000 – U.S. Air Force Academy Crusade/Demonstration Team, Sell Team Ministries
  • 2001 – Letter of Commendation from Kukkiwon
  • 2001 – Commonwealth of Kentucky Commissioned as a Kentucky Colonel
  • 2001 – U.S. Military Crusade/Demonstration Team to troops in Korea
  • 2003 – Promoted to 8th Dan by Grandmaster Park, World Chung Do Kwan Association.
  • 2003 – President of U. S. Chung Do Kwan Association.
  • 2003 – Invited to address Chaplain Generals at the Pentagon with Grandmaster Edward B. Sell
  • 2005 – Tested and certified by the Kukkiwon to 8th Degree Black Belt
  • 2006 – Presidential Tours established throughout the United States and British Columbia
  • 2006 – Developed the USCDKA Sanctioned Tournament System and National Point Standings.
  • 2007 – Created the 1 on 1 Poomse Training DVD’s for USCDKA and Century Martial Arts.
  • 2007 – Developed the 1st USCDKA Taekwondo Tournament Nationals
  • 2010 – Hall of Fame Gold Lifetime Achievement Award
  • 2011 – Opened the Sell Team Academy of Taekwondo, U.S. Chung Do Kwan National Headquarters school
  • 2011 – Gold Medalist United Kingdom Blackpool Taekwondo Festival
  • 2012 – Awarded 9th Degree Black Belt by Grandmaster Hae Man Park, December 1, 2012
  • 2013 – Published 16th edition of Forces of Taekwondo