Amanda Nagy
Managing Editor

Amanda is the Managing Editor of the Anytime Fitness Blog. She is a designer at heart and loves to create infographics! A deep love for making fitness fun, she tends to focus her content on pop-cultures and the impending zombie apocalypse (just kidding).


Brian Zehetner

Brian Zehetner is a registered dietitian, certified strength and conditioning specialist, and board certified sports dietitian with over 15 years of experience in the nutrition and fitness industries.


Carly Sippel
Certified Life Coach

Carly Sippel is a certified life coach, expert in nutrition, and yoga enthusiast. She has a Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Dietetics from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. She turns her passion into practice, promoting healthy bodies in both her personal and professional life.


Cassie Johnston
Recipe Developer and Author

Cassie Johnston is an award-winning food writer and recipe developer living and working in Southern Indiana. Her work has been feature in national publications such as Gourmet Magazine and The Huffington Post. Cassie’s a big fan of strenuous hikes, cheese, watching sports, Brussels sprouts, and craft beer, and she’ll talk your ear off about her love of local food and seasonal eating.


Chuck Runyon
CEO of Anytime Fitness

Chuck Runyon is the co-founder and CEO of Anytime Fitness, the world’s largest and fastest-growing coed fitness chain, and the author of Working Out Sucks (And Why It Doesn’t Have To).


Debbie Pias
Health and Fitness Expert

Debbie is a professional geek (i.e. works in the Technology department) at Anytime Fitness. She has a bachelors degree in Dietetics, has been NASM certified in personal training, and specializes in weight loss. She is a realist, doesn’t believe in diets, believes strongly in chocolate, and maintaining a healthy balance in life. She’s an avid lover of music, plays guitar, and sings. She also can’t keep plants alive.


Erin Klegstad
Ironman Triathlete

Erin Klegstad is passionate about health, wellness and fitness, and spends her free time chasing iron{wo}man finish lines. Next up: Ironman Wisconsin 2014. She believes bike rides make every day better and that kindness can change the world. Find her on her yoga mat or drinking espresso when she’s not swimbikerunning. Erin is also the public relations manager at Anytime Fitness.


Josh Cox
Certified Personal Trainer

Josh is a massive weight loser. A journey that started when he was very young and battling depression, eating disorders, and bullies. His life’s mission is to always have an arm outstretched to those who are looking for a helping hand. He leads with the most important tools he has: heart and soul.


Luke Andrus
Certified Personal Trainer

Luke Andrus is certified personal trainer, writer, folk music drummer, husband, and a father. Most of his writing experience is in poetry and fictional short stories, and he also proposed to his wife with a self-published children’s book. He is a Narnia nerd with a degree in History, a minor in English, and a semi-obsession with the French language. He believes that fitness is not just about vanity, but about lifestyle, integrity, and the ability to take control of your life.


Shannon Fable
Director of Exercise Programming

Shannon Fable, 2013 IDEA and 2006 ACE Instructor of the Year, is the founder of SFR, a consulting firm for aspiring fitness educators, manufacturers and managers, as well as the owner of Balletone® and GroupEx Pro®. Shannon is a 15 year fitness veteran, freelance writer, as well as an international presenter for Schwinn®, BOSU, and ACE. She is a member of the ACE Board of Directors and has helped author portions of the ACE and ACSM Group Fitness manuals. Shannon is the Director of Exercise Programming for the Anytime Fitness Franchise and is a certified Book Yourself Solid® Business Coach interested in helping fitness professionals navigate the fitness industry and find their place.


Anytime Fitness

Shelly works for Anytime Fitness in our Franchise Support department. She has a passion for health and wellness, is a firm believer in leading by example, working hard and playing hard. In her free time, she loves to be with friends and family, shop, cook, clean, and exercise.