Employee Bios - BRW

Employee Bios





Gym Manager Alec Eaton

Alec Eaton - Gym Manager

Hello everyone, my name is Alec Eaton. I have the exciting opportunity to serve the community in a new field. Former EMA director for Glynn County, I have also served with the Brunswick and Glynn County Fire Departments as a fire fighter and EMT and gained several certifications including Georgia Certified Emergency Manger, Stop the Bleed instructor, Emergency Medical Technician, and graduated from the Georgia Public Safety Training Center Police Academy. Now, I step into a new role at your local Baileys Health and Fitness gym, where I can focus on new ways to help people directly through fitness. During my free time I enjoy creative outlets ranging from painting to D&D. I look forward to helping you on your own journey to a better life.

Email Alec at: aleceaton@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 Kelsey Ruiz

Kelsey Ruiz - Fitness Consultant

As a member of Bailey's Health and Fitness prior to employment, I accrued the unique perspective of both customer and provider. Over time, I feel this has given me a leg up in acquiring the ability to supply the most honest and welcoming customer service experience possible. My goal when working one on one with members, new and current, is to provide a comfortable environment to enable the maximum possible growth potential. So come visit us at the front desk, here in Brunswick, and let’s get you started on your fitness journey!

Email Kelsey at: kelseyruiz@baileysgym.com




Cashier Chloe Kavanaugh

Chloe Kavanaugh - Cashier

My name is Chloe Kavanaugh, I was born and raised in Brunswick, GA. I joined Bailey's team in January of 2022. My focus right now is to work hard so I can have a future traveling the world. In my spare time, I enjoy going to the gym, rock wall climbing, kayaking and playing tennis. I am excited to share the Bailey's experience with new and existing members!

Email Chloe at: chloekavanuagh@baileysgym.com



Play Area Attendant Rhanita Austin


Rhanita Austin - Play Area Attendant


My Name is Rhanita. I was born and raised in Paterson, New Jersey I have been living here in Brunswick, Georgia since 2013. I have been working with children of all ages since my sophomore year of high school and I've never stopped. I love working with young children because I have the opportunity to make a difference in young lives, and also influence future generations. During my free time I love to listen to music, read and write.




Play Area Attendant Priscilla James


Priscilla James - Play Area Attendant


Hey there, I'm Priscilla James! I moved to Townsend, GA in 1991 from my hometown of Hartford, Connecticut. I completed my Bachelor's Degree in Audio Production in 2018 from Full Sail University. I've acquired over 2 years experience in Law Enforcement, Prisoner Transport, over 6 years in Security, 2 years Transportation, and 3 years in Call Center. I'm a mother of 4 and grandmother of 2. I enjoy working in Baileys Gym Play Area, helping the children and their parents' experience be an enjoyable one.




Play Area Attendant Mindy Rasmussen


Mindy Rasmussen - Play Area Attendant


Hi my name is Mindy Rasmussen. I have worked in a several day cares in the past. At the beginning of the pandemic, I became a stay-at-home mom to my son. After 2 years, I decided it was time to go back to work! I love kids and enjoy being a positive role model in their lives. I look forward to getting to know all the kids in our awesome Children's Play Area!




Play Area Attendant Tiffany Cruz


Tiffany Cruz - Play Area Attendant


Hey everyone, My name is Tiffany Cruz. I was raised in Boston, Massachusetts and moved to Townsend, Georgia in 2016. Ever since I was old enough to watch children it was my favorite thing to do. I am currently interested in becoming a child development counselor and want to eventually work with the foster care system to change the lives of young children. Since working at Bailey’s Health and Fitness I have met some amazing individuals. Interacting with the children and parents in the Play Area brings light to any day. Seeing the children smile and have a good time is exactly why I wanted to work here. I am happy to be a part of an amazing team.





Sweat PT Director Cody Oliver

Cody Oliver - Sweat PT Director

Cody is the Sweat PT Fitness Director on staff at Bailey’s Brunswick. He started his professional career as a chef where he enjoyed helping families draw closer through sharing meals and dining experiences together. Throughout college, he worked in five-star restaurants. In his personal life, Cody began training in the gym when he was seventeen trying to build strength and muscle mass. He educated himself on how to properly train in the gym to achieve the best results and avoid injury. Eventually, he decided to work towards obtaining a personal training certification. His love for investing in the wellness of others and passion for fitness came together when he took the job as Fitness Director at Bailey’s. In this position, Cody is committed to your success in reaching your personal fitness and wellness goals, whatever those may be.

Email Cody at: Cody@sweatpt.com