Deven began his training at American Karate Studios alongside his brother Derek and his sister Angel in 2005. Quickly, he became one of AKS’s most talented students, showing time and again his athleticism, instincts, and passion. Deven has competed in tournaments from Illinois to New York, and has achieved an unparalleled tournament record in various divisions. Deven has 18 Ohio PKC titles, 16 PKC national titles, and 9 PKRA titles. Deven has achieved the rank of 3rd degree black belt and continues to brighten AKS with his spirit and devotion. Deven is currently attending Youngstown State University for a degree in Business Administration – Marketing Management, he is a 3rd year student.