"Celebrating the love of God through worship and service."
Sensei Burt Gottlieb, 4 th Dan, began Japan Karate Association instruction at Michigan State University in the Fall of 1975. Sensei Gottlieb joined the JSKA Central Dojo in the summer, 1975 and attained Shodan in 1981. He began supervised instruction of beginning students at Oakland Community College – Royal Oak Campus in the Fall, 1985 and opened Orchard Lake Shotokan in Summer, 1991. Sensei Gottlieb completed the instructor’s training course in 1993 and attained Yondan in 2005. Sensei Gottlieb currently teaches at OCC for the Fall and Winter terms and at Orchard Lake Shotokan, twice weekly, throughout the year.