Sensei Geoff was born and raised in Ottawa, and for the past 20 years has been a resident of Kanata North. He has been an active member in his community as a soccer coach and hockey coach for his children’s teams. He has a 30 year career in retail and business before beginning his martial arts career.
He began karate in 1999 with his children and received his black belt in 2003. As manager of a local karate club, Sensei Geoff helped build on this club’s successes for 8 years before deciding to start a martial arts studio of his own.
In December 2012, Sensei Geoff, along with his children opened Brown’s Martial Arts. Sensei Geoff currently holds the rank of fourth degree (Shi Dan).
Sensei Geoff is an avid Hockey (Go Sens! Go Habs!) and Football fan (Go Patriots Go!).