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Julie Virosteck - Julie was born into dogs and has been involved with Sporting Dogs both in the field and in the breed ring all of her life. She is a second generation breeder and exhibitor of Cocker Spaniels who started showing dogs as a Junior Handler. She went on to become a Professional Handler showing all breeds but specializing in Cockers Spaniels for over 25 years. She is now a Judge of several Sporting Breeds as well as All Breed Junior Showmanship and she still breeds and exhibits her own dogs. She has been a member of the American Spaniel Club for over Twenty-Five years and during that time has served on the ASC Board of Directors as the Zone IV Representative, a Director at Large and the 2nd Vice President. She has served on the ASC-Foundation Board of Directors for the past 10 years where she currently serves as the Vice-President and is also the current AKC Delegate for the American Spaniel Club, Inc. Julie is also a Charter Member of the Cocker Spaniel Club of Orange County and a member of the German Shorthaired Pointer Club of America. Julie has judged throughout the United Stated and Canada as well as in Sweden, Finland and Australia. She has also judged the Cocker Spaniel National Specialty.