Group Fitness Staff

Anna Dysart  
What I teach Yoga, Cycle
How long have I been teaching? 2+ years
Fun Fact I am a graduate student in the Nutrition and Dietetics program.
 Anna

Jared Sapp  
What I teach Iaido (Samurai Swordsmanship)
How long have I been teaching? 1st year teaching/ practiced Iaido for 4 years
Fun Fact I am a photography major.
 Jared

Denise Harness  
What I teach Cycle
How long have I been teaching? Less than a year
Fun Fact I am a Resident Assistant in a campus resident hall.
 

Dora Shadduck  
What I teach Cycle
How long have I been teaching? 2 years
Fun Fact My mail man taught me how to ride a bike.
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Chad Biggs  
What I teach Boot Camp, Tabata2
How long have I been teaching? 5 years
Fun Fact Cookies are amazing.
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Casey Sagers  
What I teach Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 7+ years
Fun Fact My husband is a firefighter.
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Hannah Justiss  
What I teach Zumba
How long have i been teaching? Less than a year
Fun Fact I have an unhealthy obsession with Harry Potter.
 Hannah J

Hannah Watson  
What I teach Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 3+ years
Fun Fact I am a dog lover.
 Hannah W

Iris Stepp  
What I teach Cycle, Tabata
How long have I been teaching? 3 years
Fun Fact I'm a physical therapist assistant.
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Shelton Mauzy  
What I teach Zumba
How long have I been teaching? About a year
Fun Fact I have 8 toes.
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Jesse Shelton  
What I teach Meditation
How long have I been teaching? 1 year
Fun Fact I lived in Japan.
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Jessica Shelton  
What I teach Ballroom Dance
How long have I been teaching? 3 years
Fun Fact I lived in Japan
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Karie Dickerson  
What I teach Buti Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 5 years
Fun Fact I love chocolate!
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Katie Dickerson  
What I teach Abs
How long have I been teaching? 3 years
Fun Fact I play volleyball.
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Kellye Wood  
What I teach Cycle, Yoga, H.I.I.T, 20/20/20, Guts, Butts and Thighs, Sculpting
How long have I been teaching? 3 years
Fun Fact I have 2 babies!
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Kim Bushore-Maki  
What I teach Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 10 years
Fun Fact I run a women's center in town called "Shakti In The Mountains".
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Kimberly Rhea  
What I teach 20/20/20, Butts, guts, & thighs, Pilates, Yoga, & Happy Hour
How long have I been teaching? Over 2 years
Fun Fact I have 2 cats, a dog, and 2 turtles!
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Lauren Ross  
What I teach Pilates
How long have I been teaching? 3 years
Fun Fact I have 2 boys, Sam who is 13 & Zac who is 11, that keep me very busy!
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Lydie Ometto  
What I teach Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 20 years
Fun Fact I am a world traveler & scuba diver.
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Mark Holland  
What I teach Chen style Tai Chi
How long have I been teaching? 4 years
Fun Fact 5th Dan Karate-do, 3rd Dan Kobodo
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Jessie Hess  
What I teach Zumba
How long have I been teaching? 3+ years
Fun Fact I have 6 guinea pigs.
 Jessie H

Savannah Garland  
What I teach Cycle
How long have I been teaching? Less than a year
Fun Fact I am a building Supervisor at the CPA.
 Savannah

Kristen Pate  
What I teach Cycle
How long have I been teaching? Less than a year
Fun Fact I have 3 girls!
 

Molly Baker Crofts  
What I teach Yoga, Ballet
How long have I been teaching? 10 years
Fun Fact I love to Flat Foot and Old Time Fiddle.
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Nancy Dickerson  
What I teach Cycle
How long have I been teaching? 6 years
Fun Fact Both my daughters teach here too!
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Nani Weber  
What I teach Cycle
How long have I been teaching? 22 years
Fun Fact Coffee keeps me going! I have two small children Liam and Lilli.
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Sarah Gunnin  
What I teach Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 5+ years
Fun Fact I love cooking, drawing, and learning to play the guitar.
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Sheri Walker  
What I teach Yoga
How long have I been teaching? 4 years
Fun Fact I have 3 degrees: BA in English/Poetry Writing; MA in English/Poetry Writing; MS in Dance and Physical Education with concentrations in Choreography and Pedagogy.
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Victoria Whitaker  
What I teach Yoga (sub)
How long have I been teaching? 3+ years
Fun Fact I love dancing, listening to music, going to festivals/shows, reading, camping and hiking.
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Walter Hall  
What I teach Lo-Impact, All Cardio, All Sculpt and Cycle
How long I have been teaching? 15+ years
Fun Fact I love music, writing, and hiking
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Matt Perlingiero  
What I teach Karate
How long have I been teaching? Less than a year
Fun Fact I love teaching Martial Arts!
 

Personal Trainer Staff

Amanda Burchett  
Certifications B.S. in Biology, Crossfit Level 1, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites Crossfit style training, horseback riding, anything outdoors
Training Philosophy Eat/train for the body you want, not the body you have.
Fun Fact I've traveled to 8 countries. My dad got me started into Crossfit.
 Amanda B

David Sutphin  
Certifications ISSA-CPT, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites All
Training Philosophy Win the day!
Fun Fact He teaches the piano and he loves life and all the mysteries of it.
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Devin Ricker  
Certifications B.S. in Exercise Science, NSCA CSCS, ACSM-CPT, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites Strength training & weight loss
Training Philosophy With a scientific approach and extreme dedication, you can achieve more than you could ever imagine.
Fun Fact I am an actor/filmmaker.
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Doug Wheeler  
Certifications NSCA CSCS, USAW-L1SP, FMT I & II, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites I specialize in strength/power/speed training, but I also enjoy training for weight loss.
Training Philosophy I use well researched scientific principles from exercise physiology and apply that to an individual to create a specifically tailored training program to meet any fitness goal.
Fun Fact I enjoy competitive weightlifting and bobsledding, in addition I love to travel and have a lot of adventure stories that I like to share. I am also an amateur landscape photographer.
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Charlie Walters  
Certifications Associate Degree in Exercise Science, ACSM-CPT, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites I specialize in muscular strength, weight loss/weight management, and cardiovascular endurance. My favorite exercises are: back squat, push press, and walking lunges.
Training Philosophy I enjoy helping clients achieve their health and skill-related fitness goals by implementing safe and effective training programs; which are best suitable for my clients' needs.
Fun Fact I survived a 3 story fall.
Charlie 
Lisa McElmurray  
Certifications Exercise Science Major, AAAI/ISMA-CPT, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites Cardio, Body Weight, and Pool Exercises
Training Philosophy I believe that one should find pleasure in whatever they do for physical exercise.
Fun Fact I ran the Disney Half Marathon in January 2014.
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Thomas Russell  
Certifications  
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Training Philosophy  
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Richard Barran  
Certifications LMT, CNA, AAAI/ISMA-CPT, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites Fat loss and lean muscle growth!
Training Philosophy I believe in having fun and pushing limits! I use periodized programs, HIIT cardio, and dynamic stretching post workouts. I love learning and trying new things with clients!
Fun Fact I once was kicked out of a Golden Corral for eating too much...and had to sign a waiver.
 

Ryan Gouge  
Certifications B.S. Physical Education with a concentration in Exercise Science, ACSM-CPT, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites Bodybuilding/High Intensity Weight Training
Training Philosophy Never stay comfortable, push past your limits.>
Fun Fact I once ate 16 Hard Shell Tacos from Amigo's!.
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Miriam Brown  
Certifications B.S. ETSU, M.Ed. Milligan, Physical Education K-12, AAAI/ISMA CPT, Sport Nutrition, Older Adult Fitness, CPR/AED
Training Specialties/Favorites I like a variety of training different people with different needs. I also enjoy rehabbing injuries.
Training Philosophy Focus on what works!
Fun Fact I can juggle.
 Miriam
 
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