Gary Engels

Gary Engels is a 3rd degree black belt who founded a martial arts school called Leadership Academy in Woodruff, WI. The school was developed to use martial arts training as a vehicle to practice Project Based Leadership Training. Engels designed an online program called Projabi to help assist students with taking action on learning to be a leader through powerful experiences and community activism. Projabi has been spread around the globe into martial arts schools and charter schools to assist students with starting a community based project and leading a team to success. In 2010, Engels was awarded the first ever “Out of the Dojo and Into the World” Award from an organization called the100. and was also featured in MA Success magazine for the remarkable projects completed by students registered on Projabi.