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!

Ian Scurlock

SPECIALTY // Sports – Specific Training, Weight Loss, and Olympic Lifting

ABOUT ME

Ian Scurlock, 28 years old and born and raised in New Orleans, LA. I’ve always had a passion for fitness and maintaining an overall healthy lifestyle. I’m a graduate of Louisiana Tech and have been in the field of fitness for the past 8 years. My primary expertise is in strength and conditioning and I feel more than capable of helping you reach any of your goals.

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION

B.A. Clinical Kinesiology

NSCA CSCS: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist

USAW LVL. 1 Strength Coach

HOBBIES

Any and all athletics

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.

Darla Keen

SPECIALTY: Weight Loss and Strength Training

 

ABOUT ME: I’ve always had a passion for health and fitness. I started in Jr. High as a cheerleader. I was always having to be conditioned for my sport. As an adult, I enjoy using my knowledge to help others obtain their goals and to live a healthy lifestyle.

 

EDUCATION AND CERTIFICATION: N.C.S.F. Certified and Les Mills Body Pump Certified

 

HOBBIES: Working out, Hiking, Spending time with family, and Bikini competitions

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.

 

Haley Chochol

Haley has always been an athlete, growing up participating in competition cheer, soccer, and cross country. She has a passion for health and wellness and loves having a positive impact on others lives. While studying exercise science at Georgia Southern University, Haley Competed research on Sport Comparison of Anthropometrics Between Division-1 Female Collegiate Athletes for Georgia Southern University. She successfully presented her findings in a presentation at the Southeast American College of Sports Medicine conference representing the Kinesiology program at her university. She has a background in physical therapy working with patients who have had strokes, amputations, burns, and other debilitating life changing injuries. This experience has given her the knowledge to train a wide variety of clients here at the gym. With her genuine personality and ability to connect with her clients, she has quickly grown her clientele and continues to prove herself as a top competitor in the personal training industry.

Education and Certification: Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology- Exercise Science, with a minor in Psychology, Certified Personal Trainer, BLS/CPR certified

Specialty: Strength Training, Weight Loss, Geriatrics