Russell 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.
Russell 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.