john hanni

John Hanni

John Hanni has spent most of his life teaching. He began after receiving his black belt at Yi-Dan Cha Gi Martial Arts during his senior year of high school. He then went on to run martial arts classes for both children and adults for over 6 years, during which time he earned a second degree black belt.

While studying Business and English at the University at Buffalo. He served as President for their Chess Club during the 2014-2015 academic year. Not long after this he began teaching for Kids Play Chess, a business which offers chess classes as afterschool programs. He has taught with them for three years and at half a dozen schools across Western New York.