Employee Bios

Employee Bios




Andrew Smith  -  Club Manager


Andrew Smith joined the Bailey's team in 2016 as a Manager Trainee, becoming Manager of our Brunswick location in 2017. He received his BA degree from Marist College in Poughkeepsie, N.Y. in 2007, and his Masters Degree in Sports Management from Georgia Southern University in December 2015. Andrew spent seven years as the Director of Student Activities at the College of Coastal Georgia. We're excited to have Andrew on the team!


Email Andrew at: andrewsmith@baileysgym.com




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




Tyler Elkins  -  Fitness Consultant


Tyler was born and raised in the Brunswick area. He is pursuing a career in the medical field through his studies at the College of Coastal Georgia, majoring in nursing sciences. He has an incredible love for fitness and for helping others succeed in the gym, and in life.

Email Tyler at: tylerelkins@baileysgym.com




Cole Naugle  -  Fitness Consultant


Originally from Moultrie, Ga., Cole joined the Bailey's team in September 2018 as a Fitness Consultant. After winning his battle with childhood obesity, Cole has been driven by a passion for helping others achieve their fitness goals. Cole is currently studying marketing at the College of Coastal Georgia and wants to pursue his masters in Sports Marketing and Management.

Email Cole at: colenaugle@baileysgym.com




Maurice Rogers  -  Cashier


A native of Brunswick, Maurice joined the Bailey's team in December 2018 as a Cashier. Maurice strives to assist customers effectively and enjoys building relationships with new and current members. In his free time he enjoys boxing and hopes to pursue a career in sales.

Email Maurice at: mauricerogers@baileysgym.com




Emily Campbell  -  Play Area Attendant


Born and raised in Brunswick, Emily was one of the first Play Area Attendants hired at the Brunswick location in November 2015. At work, Emily enjoys playing and interacting with the children in the facility. She is currently studying Radiology at Coastal Pines Technical College. In her free time, she enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and two children.





Rhanita Austin  -  Play Area Attendant


A native of New Jersey, Rhanita has been working in child care for more than a decade. Rhanita has been working for Bailey's since the summer of 2016 and enjoys interacting with children of all ages!





Lawanda McCaster  -  Cleaner




Born and raised in Brunswick, Ga., Lawanda has been with Bailey’s since June 2018. She prides herself in taking care of the facility and enjoys interacting with the members. She played sports for Glynn Academy in high school and currently enjoys spending time outdoors with her children.



Samuel Myles  -  Sweat PT


Samuel R. Myles joined the Brunswick team as the Sweat PT Manager in October 2018. He holds a personal training certification through the National Academy of Sports Medicine and has more than 5 years of experience in the field. Samuel is very knowledgeable in training for athletics, functionality, flexibility, rehabilitation and prides himself on his passion for nutrition. He has an energetic personality that can uplift the mood of anyone and has a great professional relationship with all he encounters. If you're looking for external motivation, consistent one-on-one training, and fitness intellect that even a novice can grasp then Samuel is your man!


Email Samuel at: smyles@sweatpt.com