Phil Humphries is a martial arts writer based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin USA.
Phil is a lifelong martial arts practitioner with black belts in karate and kempo. Phil currently practices Kinetekan Karate and Yang Style Taijiquan.
Phil Humphries is a retired CIA officer, Navy and Army National Guard veteran, a former police sergeant and SWAT officer.
Phil and his wife live in the Milwaukee, Wisconsin metropolitan area with their two Cockatiel parrots. You can message Phil via his Facebook page – Phil Humphries, Author and message him @ martialartswriter on FB Msgr
Phil is working on a second novel–his first, published in 2013, is available on Amazon – “Legend of the Four Dragons Sword.”
Phil is a contributing writer for Concealed Carry Magazine and for KungFuMagazine.Com
Martial Arts Lineage (partial):
Kinetekan Karate – Roger Salick, Sensei
Bushido Kempo – Gary Dill, Shodai
Seieikan Karate USKS – Dr. Jim Thomas, Sensei
Phil’s multi-discipline professional background includes technical operations officer and security officer at CIA with multiple overseas deployments.
Phil served as a Counterintelligence Special Agent with the Army Guard and as a command criminal investigator with the US Navy.
Phil’s police career included patrol operations, sergeant, major crimes detective, undercover drug task force detective and SWAT.
Phil has been a private detective, internet radio DJ and theatrical stagehand.