Our Approach

Our Approach

We recognized the need for a gym to promote health as well as support.  Body By Burnis provides an environment that helps women to not only focus on their fitness, but also to have fun!  Our staff, as well as our members, provide support to every women that walk through the door.  We help to make changes that fit in with our goal of helping you achieve a healthy fitness lifestyle.

Our Story

Our Story

Body By Burnis was started over 10 years ago by Burnis Jones Jr.  He had a drive to want to help women achieve their fitness goals.  After seeing fad diet after fad diet come and go, he wanted to focus on building the knowledge and support that promote a healthy fitness lifestyle.  Being in the fitness industry Burnis recognized that women's fitness differs from men fitness.  He wanted to open a business that catered to women's fitness; providing an environment where women could come in at any fitness level and learn ways to achieve their fitness goals.

Meet the Team

This section is currently under construction.  Please check back for photos and bios about our team!

Burnis Jones Jr.


Lee Jones


Has been committed to health and fitness since 2008. He joined the family business and has been training and instructing at Body By Burnis since then.

Prior to that, he played college football and graduated from the University of Idaho. He has played or ben involved in multiple sports his entire life.

Training was a natural progression for Lee. He enjoys challenging our clients because there is no growth from comfort. Lee's a Certified fat killer. He preaches and lives a Healthy Fitness Lifestyle.

Blake Jones


Blake is a graduate of Virginia University Lynchburg where he played 3 years as a standout defensive end. After his football career he graduated with a BA in Sociology and worked as a therapeutic counselor and tutor for kids ages 5-17.

Blake always shared the love and passion for health and fitness having played sports for over half his life.

During college, Blake became Certified in Personal Ttraining and started working throughout the community spreading awareness and the importance of good nutrition and exercise.