Personal Trainers

Evans Fitness Club is a preferred NASM (National Academy of Sports Medicine) fitness club. Our trainers have access to receive the nation’s highest quality education and specialty certifications. Through this partnership, when members choose a trainer that is NASM certified, they can expect to receive the best guidance and instruction to reach their fitness goals.

Schedule and get paired with a trainer of your choice!

Tyler Kocher

SPECIALTY: My focus is a holistic approach to health and wellness. My style of training varies from client to client, and I enjoy unpredictability in each workout no matter the client’s age or fitness level.


ABOUT ME: First and foremost, I am a follower of Jesus Christ. My body is a temple, and my life has purpose. In 2006 I became passionate about my personal health and wellbeing. Over the years, I’ve trained many different ways. I’ve trained and competed in CrossFit, body building/men’s physique, power lifting, strong man, and even took part in a triathlon. I feel fulfilled watching others reach their fitness goals, and I’m ready to push my clients to their next level.


EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION: Certified personal trainer through International Sports Science Association (ISSA)


HOBBIES: I enjoy wood/metal working and doing anything outdoors. I also enjoy spending time with my wife and our dog.

Jermel Bennett

SPECIALTY: Bootcamp Instructor


ABOUT ME: Personal training, softball coach, sports, agility, and conditioning training.


EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION: B.A. in General Studies and Personal Training


HOBBIES: Fishing, Training, Playing sports & video games

Chris Brown

SPECIALTIES: Developing Lifestyle & Weight Management Programs, Strength Training


ABOUT ME: A fitness enthusiast since high school, He has always believed in the benefits of a healthy lifestyle. As an ACE certified personal trainer, he enjoys working with any type of individual whether they just want to lose weight or get in shape. He likes to challenge and encourage his clients to surpass their physical and mental boundaries by using functional and weight exercises. As the trainer, he will take your health and wellness personally and work alongside you to help achieve all of your fitness goals. With your determination and dedication, you can make anything happen.


EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION: ACE-Certified Professional Trainer


HOBBIES: Spending time with family, weight lifting, any outdoor activities

Mitchell Hogue

SPECIALTIES: Weight Loss, Sport Specific Training, Endurance Training, Military Related Training.


ABOUT ME: Mitchell has been a Personal Trainer for more than 10 years and is well versed in multiple areas. He is also an avid weightlifter and has competed in bodybuilding and powerlifting competitions. In 2016, his fitness goals came to a halt as he suffered a stroke. Once fully recovered, he continued to make progress in the gym and as a trainer. Mitchell has worked at several gyms in the area and has helped clients place very well at bodybuilding competitions. He has also helped clients reach their goals whether it was weight loss or muscular gain. Currently, he is helping a powerlifter become successful on the national stage. Mitchell is knowledgeable in many styles of training such as: Boot Camp, Circuit Training, Powerlifting, Bodybuilding, Athletic Performance, and General Fitness.


EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION: Certified Personal Trainer. Mitchell holds an Associates Degree in Education from Georgia Military College. He is currently working on his Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology with a focus in nutrition.


Bradyn Sellars

My name is Bradyn Sellars, and I began working with clients in 2019. I am a Certified Personal Trainer and Functional Movement Specialist; both certifications issued by the American Council on Exercise. My personal athletic background is in soccer, and I transitioned into powerlifting in college. I specialize in strength and athletic development, as well as weight management programming. Fitness is more than just what we can do in the gym, it encompasses our whole life. My goal is to provide a new awareness of the importance of nutrition and training as it pertains to our overall well-being.


Sarah Taylor

Words to Describe Type of Personal Training: Transformative — Hands-On – Insightful – Specialized – Versatile

Specialty: Sarah specializes in athletic/ sports conditioning & strength training. Sarah is passionate about helping clients with weight loss and transformation. Helping clients achieve goals they didn’t think they could & to gain confidence in and out of the gym is so fulfilling to her!

About Me: Sarah is a born & raised Augusta native.  She became a personal trainer after helping her mom learn how to use the gym equipment and doing workouts together. One day while they were working out, her mom said “I think you’d be good at this. Like as an actual personal trainer.” For the first time ever, Sarah actually took her mother’s advice and invested in her certification. The rest is history! She became a personal trainer and has loved every minute since then. She started her career as a personal trainer at EFC in October 2022.

Education/ Certification: Sarah is a National Academy of Sports Medicine Certified Personal Trainer

Hobbies: Sarah’s hobbies include volleyball, swimming, reading & music. She loves rock music and training shoulders and hamstrings.

Favorite Exercise: OG Dead Lift