Sensei Jordan is the founder and director of KYOSHINKAN, established in 1982.  He is a certified black belt in both Shorin and Shito ryu karate, with certification in Kobudo (weapons), Iaido (sword) and Goshin Budo (self-defense).  He is the student of Hanshi James Herndon  and additionally, has trained directly under Soke Shogo Kuniba and Shihan Tsutomu Watanabe.

In 2017, Sensei Jordan was awarded the Budo title of Hanshi from his sensei Hanshi Herndon..