Black Belt – 3rd Degree
Sensei Madeline Crouse is a third degree black belt with over 20 years of experience in Cuong Nhu. Sensei Madeline is a third grade teacher at Barkley Elementary School. She earned a Masters Degree in Elementary Education from the University of Pennsylvania in 1990, and has taught elementary school in the Phoenixville Area School District for over 25 years. In 2006, Sensei Madeline became a certified instructor of the Bao Way System of Self-Defense. She used her extensive background working with children to help launch Satori Dojo’s Children’s program. Sensei Maddie enjoys helping adults and children develop positive mindsets and healthy living. She is an avid reader, loves to hike, listens to all kinds of music, dines at unique restaurants, and enjoys attending theatre and dance performances.