Warren Conner, Head Instructor

The Tai Chi Center has offered

Tai Chi classes in the Washington, D. C. metro area, etc., since 1975.

There currently are three locations for beginner and intermediate classes

(Chevy Chase, Maryland, Arlington, Virginia and Great Falls, Virginia).

Warren teaches the beginner and intermediate classes in Great Falls and Arlington.

He has studied Tai Chi for over 44 years in the U.S.A., mainland China and Taiwan.

Please see our “Lineage” page for additional background information.









Chris Paul, Chevy Chase Instructor

Chris teaches the Beginner and Intermediate classes at our Chevy Chase location. He has been studying Tai Chi Chuan for over eighteen years.

He serves as President of FRC Marketing, a merchandising company
founded in 1993 and based in McLean, Virginia. Chris is married to Jihui Kim, and together they have four children and a cocker spaniel named Loci. He spends his free time fly-fishing, hiking, boating, relaxing and doing Tai Chi in the beautiful mountains around Deep Creek Lake, in Garrett County, Western Maryland.

Students may reach him directly at

Beginning with our Winter 2019 term,
the Chevy Chase Beginner and Intermediate classes
will be taught by Lorie Nierenberg.