Jeff Bissonnette has a bachelor’s degree in exercise and sport science and a master’s degree in exercise physiology and biomechanics from the University of Wisconsin, La Crosse where he was an assistant strength and conditioning coach for three years. He has taught anatomy and fitness testing courses for the American Council on Exercise personal trainer certification exam, as well as consulted on a children’s fitness and exercise book for Acorn Publishing. Bissonnette has also spoken at the Club Industry convention. Prior to opening Anytime Fitness of Lake City, Bissonnette owned a personal training studio in Stillwater, Minnesota, for nine years. He and his wife Teri have owned their Anytime Fitness club since 2004.