About Alan Marshall
Mr. Marshall has been with Dr. Painter since the winter of 1983. His Daoqiquan specialties are in Xingyiquan and Jiulong Baguazhang. In October of 2000 after rigorous mental and physical testing, he was promoted to the level of Shifu (instructor) of Taijiquan and Xingyiquan in ceremonies held at the annual Founders Day Celebration. He currently instructs the Xingyiquan and weapons training as well as Baguazhang Qigong.
Shifu Marshall is also a trainer holding the rank of Lieutenant in the American Rangers Martial Law Enforcement Training Institute specializing in hand to hand combat and folding knife, weapons retention and baton tactics. Shifu Alan Marshall teaches Taijiquan, Xingyiquan and weapons programs at The Gompa.