Shaine Patterson was born in Nashville, TN, May 26,
1968. He has been training in Wado-Ryu since the age of
8 under the direction supervision of the late Sensei C.
T. Patterson who advanced him through the ranks and
promoted him to 5th Dan in 2001. He now
trains several times a week with his brother, Sensei J.
V. Patterson. Michael serves as the Federation's
Special Aide under the current president. This position
entails traveling and participation in all USEWF
functions and also the management of seminars and yearly
Federation Tournament. Mr. Michael Patterson currently
resides in Nashville with wife and son.