New Vision Academy of Jiu Jitsu, Inc. was started by Francois Exilhomme and Thomas Duplessy, Jr . Senseis Francois and Thomas are passionate about training individuals of all ages in the practical and effective self-defense program that American Jiu Jitsu has to offer.
SENSEI FRANCOIS EXILHOMME
Francois Exilhomme began his training in American Jiu Jitsu in 1998. Francois trained in many disciplines before American Jui Jitsu including Tae Kwon Do, Judo and Boxing.
Francois received a Bachelor’s in Computer Information Systems from the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and a Master’s in Project Management from Boston University. He achieved the rank of Shodan, 1st degree Black Belt, in 2009 and became a certified instructor. Continuing his dedication to training he will be going up for his Nidan, 2nd degree Black Belt directly under 6th degree Black Belt, Master Nick Theodorou.
He enjoys teaching real-life self-defense to students of all ages and levels.
SENSEI THOMAS DUPLESSY
Thomas Duplessy, Jr began his training in American Jiu Jitsu in1998 and achieved the rank of Shodan, 1st degree Black Belt, in 2009. Thomas is a certified instructor who is dedicated to teaching practical and effective self-defense. Thomas also trainsdirectly under 6th degree Black Belt,
Master Nick Theodorou.
Thomas continues in his training and gives back by teaching what he has learned to help benefit the lives and safety of others.