Russell Hooks lives in McGregor, Texas with his wife Felicia Hooks and is a Fifth generation cattleman. Russell has worked as a Ranch Manager, herdsman, custom cattle fitter and showman. Russell has produced numerous area and regional Champions, as well as world and national champions. He and Felicia own and operate Chosen One Genetics, a Embryo Transfer and A.I. Facility. Russell and his wife Felicia raise and maintain a herd of Texas Longhorn cattle that are of the Historic Butler bloodline. Russell travels the country judging numerous Texas Longhorn shows in the our industry for the ITLA and TLBAA. Russell is currently serving as the Vice President and Secretary of ITLA as well served several years on the TLBAA Breed advisory Committee.