Jacquelyn Lysko, has always wanted to be an educator and has followed her dream, working with preschoolers in the Asbury Park school district since 2000.
What started out as exploring other forms of physical activity she has been dedicated to Ganguly's Mixed Martial Arts since 2013. Training in Muay Thai kickboxing and Jiu Jitsu. She received her first degree black belt in 2017.
A purple belt in Brazilian Jiu Jitsu under Fernando Cabeca Sarmento Jr.
A certified MMA Fighter Fit Level 1 & Level 2 instructor.
In 2015, started to help assist the Tiny Tigers (age group most similar to her preschoolers). Since then her confidence and her love to teach has grown and is now an assistant instructor at Ganguly’s teaching Mixed Martial Arts to the beginner, advanced, and adult students.
Over her Martial Arts journey she has not just learned self-defense but has gained courage, focus, strength, discipline, and perseverance. Over the years of training she has created a healthier lifestyle for herself meeting great instructors and friends along the way.