Scott Saccareccia


“As the OTFA Secretary General, I enjoy working with the OTFA leadership to provide the best technical training opportunities and services to our members. I have passion in teaching and training with people of varying skill levels from all walks of life while assisting them with achieving their goals in Taekwon-Do.”

Mr. Scott Saccareccia is an ITF 7th degree black belt, ITF certified international instructor, and the Secretary General of the OTFA. He began training in 1987 in Portland, Oregon and started teaching in 1991. During his career he has competed in Taekwon-Do events locally, regionally, and internationally. Mr. Saccareccia has had the opportunity to train under Grand Masters, and Masters who received instruction directly from Gen. Choi Hong Hi, The Founder of Taekwon-Do. He had the privilege to test under Grand Master C.E. Sereff of the USTF while also holding the office of USTF Oregon State Director. Mr. Saccareccia is the Chief Instructor of the Northwest Rising Sun Taekwon-Do schools and is also the Head Instructor of Lake Shore Taekwon-Do in the Pacific Northwest.

“I look forward to sharing my passion for ITF Taekwon-Do with the intent of inspiring others to pursue their goals while providing technical instruction & support. As Taekwon-Do is a journey, I continually enjoy teaching and learning from others. The collective efforts of the OTFA will result in a stronger ITF influence in the US and across the globe.” - Mr. Scott Saccareccia