Employee Bios - ATL

Employee Bios


Atlantic Blvd.


Gym Manager Jeff Richardson

Jeff Richardson  -  Gym Manager


My name is Jeffery Richardson, and I joined Bailey’s Gym family in January 2020. I have been an avid runner and started my training at Baileys Gym in 2006. Since then I have run several marathons and have completed the Gate River Run every year since 2010! In my spare time I like spending time with friends, family, and my Pug! I also enjoy cooking, gardening, and working on computers. I look forward to working with the Bailey's Family and seeing/helping members achieve their fitness goals, while striving to improve and complete my own fitness goals!


Email Jeff at:  jeffrichardson@baileysgym.com



Director of Group Fitness Donna Vona

Donna Vona - Director of Group Fitness

Donna has been teaching Group Fitness classes since 1991. She is Certified by AFAA in Group Fitness and Personal Training. Donna is also certified by TRX, Schwinn Indoor Cycling, Zumba, and YogaFit. Donna teaches various formats of Group Fitness classes as well as coaching small group trainings. She is currently working on obtaining the Performance Enhancement Specialist certification through NASM.

Email Donna at: donnavona@baileysgym.com




Fitness Consultant Brad Dyruff

Brad Dyruff -  Fitness Consultant


Brad Dyruff joined Bailey’s Health and Fitness in December 2019 as a Fitness Consultant. Brad has earned an Associate of Arts degree from Santa Fe College and is currently working towards an Associate of Science in Cardiovascular Technology. He was drawn to fitness, having played baseball in high school, where his team played in the highest scoring playoff championship game in Florida history. When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with his girlfriend and going to the beach! He is also a HUGE Atlanta Braves and die-hard Gator fan.



Email Brad at: braddyruff@baileysgym.com



Cashier Rene Hudson


Rene Hudson - Cashier


My name is Rene and I recently joined the Bailey’s team. Health and fitness have always been an integral part of my life. In high school I participated in sports such as cross country, soccer, and swimming. I am currently a senior at Jacksonville University, pursuing a degree in Kinesiology, and am working towards my personal training certification through NASM. The attitude of the Bailey’s members and staff is what makes this job so enjoyable. Bailey’s has also provided me an outlet to continue to stay in shape and reach my personal goals.


Email Rene at:  renehudson@baileysgym.com



Cleaner Jon Pate


Jon Pate - Cleaner


My name is Jon and you can find me working at Baileys as well as managing at local pharmacy. When I'm not working, I am getting back into the swing of working out. I like hanging out with friends and studying business. Something unique about me is that I'm very passionate about astronomy. If you see me in the ATL location, please feel free to come say hi!