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At Finish Strong Training & Bootcamp, our staff of certified coaches and trainers are committed to providing you with the best fitness experience possible. Each coach and trainer brings a unique set of skills and expertise to the table, ensuring that you receive top-notch training and guidance. Join our fitness community today and let our outstanding team help you achieve your goals.


Molly Piercy



Hi, I’m the owner and trainer at Finish Strong Training & Bootcamp. I was born and raised outside of Pittsburg, Pennsylvania and have been living in Myrtle Beach for over 20 years. My passion for health and wellness has led me to gain experience in many areas of the fitness industry. I love weight training and hard cardio sessions, and I am knowledgeable in nutrition, which is why I’m also a certified nutritionist. My programs are designed to help you achieve your fitness goals and push your boundaries like never before. My goal is to help you achieve your best fitness results by providing you with training programs and support designed just for you. We take the time to get to know each of our clients so that we can tailor their workouts to meet their unique needs and challenges. 

Jason Flanagan



Jason was born and raised in Philadelphia, PA, but has now lived in the Myrtle Beach area for 14 years now.  Jason received a full scholarship to attend Coastal Carolina University for the track and field team throwing the javelin where he graduated with a Bachelors Degree in Health Promotion and a minor in Exercise & Sport Science.  

Jason finished his track career with Division 1 All- American honors and a top 50 world ranking.  He now is ranked top 10 in the country in the Highland Games.  

Jason has been part of the Finish Strong Community now for 5 years and is wonderful at teaching and motivating people.  Passion and drive always make great coaches.  

Jason has created Myrtle Beach Powerlifting alongside Mandie Aycock as the only all women powerlifting team in the Grand Strand.  Their team holds over 8 state records and has taken multiple athletes to regional championships and even one athlete placed 9th in the country at the USA National Championship.

Jason is certified in USA Powerlifting (USAPL), USA Weightlifting (USAW), TRX Suspension Training, International Sports Science Association (ISSA) Certified Nutritionist and Bodybuilding Specialist, and American Heart Association (AHA) CPR & First Aid.  

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Chris Nwanegwo


Chris was raised in the Myrtle Beach area of South Carolina and was a 3-sport athlete at Carolina Forest High School (Myrtle Beach, SC).


Chris Nwanegwo earned his Bachelor of Science Degree in Athletic Training from Charleston Southern University in 2015. Chris competed at the Division 1 College Football level while at Charleston Southern, from 2011-2015 while earning his degree. 

Chris is a Certified Athletic Trainer through the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA)- Board of Certification for Athletic Trainers' (ATC). Chris is a State Certified Athletic Trainer in South Carolina. Chris is also a National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) Certified Personal Trainer (CPT).

Chris has 4 years of experience as a Regional Sports Medicine Coordinator and Athletic Trainer for an outpatient Physical Therapy Company in the Myrtle Beach, Wilmington, and Charleston areas of North and South Carolina.

Chris enjoys spending time with his family and friends, watching, and attending sporting events, and helping improve the lives of others in whatever way possible. Chris is of Nigerian descent through his Father.  (Last name pronunciation Wan-nuh-go)

Jacob Lewis


My name is Jacob Lewis is a certified personal trainer with years of experience in athletic development and strength training. I offer a variety of fitness programs for all levels, including group classes and personalized training sessions. Plus, with my recent passion for running, you can trust I know what it takes to achieve a well-rounded fitness routine. Join our community and let's finish strong together.

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Amanda Anthony


Amanda has been a Finish Strong member for seven years.  On her fitness journey at Finish Strong she has met many members who are kind, determined, motivated, and supportive.  She  likes to dance, laugh and helping others brings her such joy.  She believes any goal is possible as long as you work hard to achieve it.


Four years ago, Amanda became a personal trainer and bootcamp instructor to change the mindsets and motivate others to be the best they can be. Living a healthy-balanced lifestyle alongside of fitness is always important and  a passion of hers.  Amanda cares about our members and relates well with others. "I want to encourage our members to be the best they can be by making choices that make them happy, confident and strong while living a healthy lifestyle. I love a challenge and I am definitely a goal crusher!"- Amanda.


Amanda  would love to help change your mindset, share some laughs, burn some calories and assist you to meeting your goals.

Allison Pavone


My name is Allison and I have been a certified personal trainer for 5 years. In 2017, I became certified through Health Coach Institute where I received my certification as an Integrative Holistic Health Coach.  I became a health coach to better myself and become more knowledgeable food and nutrition.  Little did I know the program would have such an impact on myself and my family. Since becoming a Health Coach, working with hundreds of people, I have witnessed first hand the massive impact diet and lifestyle play in your overall health and wellness.  

I am a firm believer in utilizing nutrition and exerciser overall well- being, happiness, and a better quality of life. I'm passionate about sharing all the knowledge I've learned over the years to help as many peoples possible become the best version of themselves. 

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Karla Pulido


As a full-time social media manager and photographer, I bring a creative edge to my training style. I am fully certified and have been guiding clients on their fitness journey since the age of 25.


My training programs focus on a variety of strength and cardio exercises with personalized modifications to ensure everyone can participate. With our emphasis on accountability and goal setting, along with our fun and challenging workouts, you'll be set up for success from the very beginning.

Laura Davis


Laura has lived in Myrtle Beach for 7 years now, she is originally from Atlanta and really didn’t discover my love for fitness, specifically group fitness until she moved here and joined Finish Strong! Laura joined Finish Strong 6 ½ years ago and has been a trainer going on 5 years. Laura enjoyed working out alongside the members and wanted to get more involved in the workouts.


She has such  a love for teaching and coaching, she decided to become a trainer in addition to her full-time job. "I have truly learned from the best at Finish Strong and I get a lot of joy and motivation out of being a part of the team!"- Laura 


You can expect a good mix of high intensity exercises and strength exercises when you come to one of her classes. Laura also enjoys adding in some Pilates based movements and creatively utilizing different equipment. She always aims to challenge you, but also want you to have a good time and enjoy 50 minutes being stress free! The mental part of a workout is just as important as the physical part. Laura definitely looks forward to seeing you at one of her classes!

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