Fitness Center Staff

Don Buschman

Don Buschman

In 2016 Don retired from the Baltimore Raven’s security team (SAFE) due to a major back surgery. Shortly after his back surgery he began rehab at Atlantic Physical Therapy. Don began a daily workout schedule at Atlantic Health & Fitness where he gained tons of knowledge and experience in the Fitness Center. In 2018 Don began working with Atlantic Health and Fitness and enjoys helping others.

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Ed Downs

Icon VeteranEd Downs has been a Member for 10 years and has worked at Atlantic Health & Fitness Center for Four years. Ed is retired from Verizon with 34 years of service. Ed is experienced with Circuit training at the gym and enjoys working out 4-5 days a week.


Jay Fickes

Jay has a B.S. Exercise Science & Sport as well as a minor in Psychology. He graduated from Indiana University of PA in 1986. Around Ocean Pines he is known as “The Guy on the Bike.” After a long absence from the health club field, Jay agrees that it’s great to be here at Atlantic Health & Fitness. He enjoys helping people with their fitness goals.

Jon Gilmore

Jon Gilmore

Jon’s greater interest within the health and fitness industry is Nutrition. He completed two courses in Nutrition and earned an Advanced Sports Nutrition PN1 certification from Precision Nutrition. In addition, Jon also earned a Personal Trainer certification [ACTION] in 2014.

Improving how people look, feel and move is something he is passionate about. Jon looks forward to seeing you at Atlantic Health and Fitness.