NJ Personal Trainers

At GT, our commitment to individualized fitness means connecting clients with the best trainers in the industry. That’s why our space is home only to those trainers who are proven experts in their field, with the very latest New Jersey certifications and licenses.

Here you’ll find some profiles of trainers and coaches currently utilizing space at GT Fitness Concepts. We think you’ll agree, these training gurus are great at what they do!


Owner, GT Fitness Concepts

Dan Scheider has experience teaching adults and children of all ages and ability levels. He is a Certified USPTA Tennis Pro for 10 years! Dan has coached ranked juniors as well as some national ranked players. Over Dan’s span he has have taught dozens of first singles players that have gone on to play college tennis. Some students have played Division 1 tennis! Also he is a former NCAA Division II athlete who is part of the professional tennis staff at The Knoll during the winter. As a junior he was a ranked junior during his young playing career! Dan fosters a love of tennis in his students by teaching proper stroke technique and tennis fundamentals, while maintaining a high-energy, positive environment. Dan earned a B.S. in Sports Management at East Stroudsburg University. If you are interested in speaking with Dan about lessons this summer, he can be reached by phone at 973-534-7161 or by email at dscheids@yahoo.com.

Dan is also starting Tennis fitness programs based on Tennis and fitness level for all ages at GT Fitness Concepts.


Director of Fitness

Derek is a former college athlete who has over 7 years training experience with Adults, Teens, and Athletes. He is a believer of Total Balanced Training which is a combination of weight training, body weight movements, and high intensity conditioning. He is a Certified Functional Strength Coach and has a degree in Fitness Management. Whether your goal is to get lean, build muscle, or perform better Derek will help you accomplish your fitness goals.


Ambassador of Trainers

George has over 15 years experience in helping people get to their fitness goals. He is always educating himself and up on the newest studies which ensures his clients the most results and gives every person the service they deserve. George will help you find your inner motivation to get fit and stay fit. With his cutting edge style, George will never have a boring workout for you!

George holds a N.A.S.M. certification and a degree in Exercise Science.



With over 15 years experience, Rob has met and conquered the fitness challenges his clients faced. Specializing in weight management and performance training, Rob pieces together the many facets of exercise, nutrition and wellness to aid you in attaining your goals sooner. Rob’s “Workout College” will not only get you in shape it will make sure you understand why and how you arrived at your fitness goals, providing you with the game plan to effectively approach your fitness endeavors on your own. Absolutely Empowering!



Whether you are just starting your fitness journey, or are ready to advance to the next level, Andrea can take you where you need to go! Andrea has trained a wide variety of clients of different ages, fitness backgrounds and physical limitations. While one-on-one training is her primary focus, she enjoys motivating small groups into getting a heart pumping work out while having fun! Andrea will incorporate a mixture of cardio endurance, core and strength training tools and formats into each workout to give her clients the work their bodies require to see results. Whether you want weight loss, or you seek a firmer body, Andrea will have the right workout for you! Andrea is certified as a master trainer with AAAI/ISSA, Les Mills Body Pump, Group Fitness AAFA, Sports Nutrition AAAI/ISSA as well as

Master Trainer with AAAI/ISSA
Les Mills Body Pump
Group Fitness AAFA
BS Dietetics Montclair State
Sports Nutrition AAAI/ISSA



With over 20 years’ experience in the fitness industry, Roy is the “go to” guy for any fitness goal! Whether you are an adolescent, teenager, or adult, Roy is prepared to give you just the right guidance to give you the drive you need to become a healthier individual. Roy has worked with boys and girls individually as well as teams. Athletes consist of a wide range of skill level, abilities and age – 7 yrs. old beginner athletes to professional adults. Roy owned and operated a private training facility, has worked in a corporate fitness field, and has worked in many schools. Because of his years of experience, Roy can easily work with anyone to achieve the goals of the client!



Tyler is a young, eager and motivated fitness professional. She aspires to continuously develop skills that will allow her to work with a wide range of people with individual fitness goals. Although she can adapt, she seems to have found her niche training young, like-minded females trying to transform into strong and confident women. They say fitness is 80% mental and 20% physical. Working with Tyler will help you transform your mindset as well as your get you to your optimal physique.



Deborah has been working out for over 30 years. She is a retired teacher and is now certified by the National Academy of Sports Medicine as a personal trainer. Being a life long learner, she will constantly challenge you and continually research the latest and most effective exercise techniques. With her ability to motivate, encourage and lend support, she is able to help her clients reach their full potential. Balance, flexibility, strength and technique are the foundations of her workouts.



Coming from a classically trained ballet background I have an excellent technical understan b iy ding of the fundamentals of dance. When I began, I couldn’t get enough. I enrolled in ballet, jazz, modern, tap and hip-hop classes. I danced competitively until my teens where I attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia performing arts high school for dance, of course.


Sasha is a nationally ranked NPC bikini competitor and NASM certified personal trainer who has been training for over 3 years. She has experience working with a wide range of clients, both beginners and advanced, that each desire completely unique goals but that she makes sure all come down to the same result: a mental as well as a physical transformation. Whether you are looking to build your dream body, overcome injuries or disease, or just get healthier and feel more comfortable in the skin you’re in, Sasha knows how to get you there. And when you make fitness a part of your lifestyle, you stand to gain so much more than physical strength. You have the power to gain confidence, independence, and courage to create your best life.

Coming from a classically trained ballet background I have an excellent technical understan b iy ding of the fundamentals of dance. When I began, I couldn’t get enough. I enrolled in ballet, jazz, modern, tap and hip-hop classes. I danced competitively until my teens where I attended Fiorello H. LaGuardia performing arts high school for dance, of course.



Anthony was a standout at 3 sports in high school! He excelled in football and played for too 25 school division 3 in Delaware valley. There he learned his passion for sports and fitness. Now, he is a certified trainer as well as assistant coach for the football program of De Paul Catholic. Anthony will help your football as well as your personal training needs