Personal Trainer Bios

Taylor Middlebrooks
Personal Trainer & Fitness/Wellness G.A.

Certification(s): American College of Sports Medicine-Certified Personal Trainer (ACSM-CPT)

Leah Bennett
Leah Bennett
Personal Trainer

Certifications: American Council on Exercise

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Wesley Smith
Personal Trainer

Certification(s): ACE Certified Personal Trainer

Chris Byrne

Hometown: Blountstown, FL
Certification(s): American Council on Exercise (ACE) Personal Trainer
Education: Exercise Science
Email: cdb46@students.uwf.edu

Chris Byrne is from Blountstown, Florida and he loves doing anything outdoors and fitness, especially hunting, fishing, paintball, and working out.  He won state weightlifting his high school senior year in the 154 pound class and took first place in three categories in the Pensacola Flex Fest. Chris is pursuing a degree in exercise science and plans to be a strength coach, eventually owning his own gym. His professional development continues as he pursues his pro-card in NPC bodybuilding.



Austin Fryer PT Bio
Austin Fryer
Personal Trainer

Certification(s): National Academy of Sports Medicine PT certification

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Marisa Straughn
Personal Trainer

Certification(s): International Sports Science Association (ISSA)

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Amanda Santos
Personal Trainer

Certification(s): CPR, AED, First Aid, Lifeguard, ACE personal trainer