Bulldog Mentor Directory

The Ringside Mentoring Program was established by the AKC to replace In-ring Observation Program for aspiring judges of the breed. The individuals listed below are BCA members in good standing, have a minimum of 12 years in the breed and have been approved by the Bulldog Club of America Judge's Education Committee.

In order to be added to the list, you MUST contact the Judge's Education Committee chairperson, Robin Stansell, for approval.

Find your State on the map below, click the link if there is a mentor in your state.  You will jump to that state in your Division.  If no mentors are available in your state please look in surrounding states or contact Robin Stansell for help.

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Connecticut

None at this time

Massachusetts

Jean & Ed Kozatek, Attleboro 02703

New Hampshire

None at this time

New Jersey

None at this time

New York

Linda Fiordiliso, West Islip, NY 11795, Ph. 631-243-4534

Cody Sickle, Oyster Bay Cove 11791  Ph. 516-721-1279

Pennsylvania

Mark Kennedy, Murraysville 15668  Ph. 724-733-0588
Dorothy Prager, Zionsville 18092  Ph. 215-679-3302
Julian Prager, Zionsville 18092  Ph. 215-679-3302

Rhode Island & Vermont

None at this time

Illinois

Rudy Kilgus, Congerville 61729  Ph. 309-467-4204
Ken Roux, Dixon 61021  Ph. 815-285-3647
Ray Spivey, Marseilles, IL 61341 Ph. 815-600-2233

Indiana

Pat Tinsley, Westport, IN 42283  Ph. 713-202-5993
Wendell Tinsley, Westport, IN 42283  Ph. 713-202-9918

Kentucky

Mike & Beverly Staley, Independence, KY 41051  Ph. 859-525-7699

Michigan

None at this time

Ohio

Dennis Ehntholt, Xenia 45385  Ph. 937-479-4181
Liz Karshner, Sardinia, 45171  Ph. 937-446-2022
John Little, Washington Court House 43106  Ph. 740-333-7092

West Virginia

None at this time

Wisconsin

None at this time

Arizona

None at this time

California

Doris Boyd, Carmichael 95608  Ph. 916-967-2483
Marcel Daignault, Anaheim, CA 92804 Ph. 714-296-2474
Kay Gray, Upland 91784
Bridgett Higginbotham, Grass Valley 95945  Ph. 530-273-9123
Clinton Mugurussa, Santa Rosa 95409  Ph.  707-479-2778
Brenda Newcomb, Palm Spring 92272  Ph. 405-826-1232
Link Newcomb, Santa Ana 92705  Ph. 714-389-5218

Hawaii & Nevada

None at this time

Arkansas

None at this time

Colorado

None at this time

Louisiana

None at this time

New Mexico

None at this time

Oklahoma

James Armstrong, Norman 76072  Ph. 405-329-0066
Elizabeth Hugo-Milam, Newcastle, OK   Ph. 405-387-3495
Bob Newcomb, Elk City 73644  Ph. 580-225-3441
Nancy Newcomb, Elk City 73644  Ph. 580-225-3441

Texas

Van Blevins, Henrietta 76365

Wyoming

None at this time

Alaska, Idaho, Oregon & Utah, Washington

None at this time

Iowa

Darlene Stuedeman, Clinton, IA 52722  Ph. 319-242-6190

Kansas

None at this time

Minnesota

None at this time

Missouri

Wayne Brower, Pleasant Hill 64080  Ph. 816-331-4082
Dean Dickey, Lone Jack 64070  Ph. 916-690-3014
Mike Otten, Lee's Summit 64086  Ph.  816-807-8113

Nebraska, North & South Dakota

None at this time

Maryland

None at this time

North Carolina

Jean Hetherington, Apex 27539  Ph. 919-629-4002
Cindy Stansell, Clayton 27520  Ph. 919-606-6569
Robin Stansell, Clayton 27520  Ph. 919-931-5947

South Carolina

None at this time 

Virginia

None at this time

Alabama

Nancy Harrison, Sommerville 35670  Ph.  529-499-3171

Florida

Marilyn Dundas, Punta Gorda 33955  Ph. 941-575-0703
Sam Steding, Lakeland 33813  Ph. 321-432-6623
Mary Brunk, Fort Myers 33993  Ph. 970-590-6112
Mike Brunk, Fort Myers 33993   Ph. 303-513-4489

Georgia, Mississippi & Tennessee

None at this time