About Us

Finding Inspiration in Every Turn

At The Center Gym, we believe in only the highest standards of physical fitness training and have been a leading facility since 2018. Our staff members at The Center Gym are actively enriching the lives of our members and creating a community of likeminded people who love being healthy and strong. Getting you in shape is our goal. Learn more about our methods.

Meet The Team


Cody Merrill

Founder & Head Trainer

I pride myself in my team and our work! 


Dr. Ryan Uhazie

Physical Therapist

Ryan graduated from University of Central Florida in 2015 with his bachelors in athletic training, and from Florida Gulf Coast University in 2018 with his Doctorate in physical therapy. 


Julia Harrison

Personal Trainer

Julia found her passion for health and fitness through yoga while attending the University of Florida. 


Ana Pike

Personal Trainer

“Hi, my name is Ana Pike! In 2020 I graduated with my Bachelors Degree in Human Nutrition and Dietetics...


Gabe Velastegui

Yoga & Personal Trainer

I am a personal trainer, yoga teacher & EMT student...

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Kate Highfield

Team Member


Patrick Espady

Agility Coach & Team Member