J. Hornfisher is currently Channel Manager for Orthotic Holding Inc. Prior to
that, Mr. Hornfisher held positions as Sales Trainer, District, Regional,
National Sales Manager, Vice-President, President, in the pharmaceutical,
medical equipment industry, Home Health Care, and Orthotic and Prosthetic
Industries. He has also owned a retail business for eight years.
earned a Bachelor's of Science Degree from Central Michigan University and a
Master's degree in Organizational Behavior and Development from Eastern
Michigan University. He has been an adjunct instructor for the Marketing
Department in the School of Business at the University of Northern Iowa and
Eastern Michigan University.
It was in 1988 that Russell's interest in training, motivation and
management led him to dog performance events. In 1998, he became involved
fostering dogs for Golden Retriever Rescue. After that time the dogs he showed
and titled in Obedience, Rally, Agility, and Tracking had previously been
strays or abandoned by their previous owners. In 2006, Mr. Hornfisher was
pursued to become an Obedience and Rally judge.