Tomo Keynote Speaker
Tomo (she/they) is a queer butch leatherdyke who found the leather community during a sunset motorcycle ride with her wife Mel decades ago. She has presented classes, produced events, served as a judge, keynote speaker, auctioneer and emcee at leather events since. Tomo has been served by her Majordomo Levi for over 15 years.
Tomo is Owner and Producer of South Plains Leatherfest, the International Master slave Contest and the International Person of Leather Contest. She served as Northwest slave 2015 and International slave 2016/2021. She was a Producer of Northwest Leather Celebration, the Northwest Master slave, Northwest Bootblack, and Northwest Person of Leather Contests. She was also a Producer of International Ms Leather and International Ms Bootblack for seven years. She co-produces the Ms Sacramento Leather Contest and is a founding member of the D.U.C.
Tomo is the Director of MAsT: Sacramento, is a member and serves as Webmaster for Queer Leather Association Sacramento, has served as the West Coast Curator for the Leather Quilt Project, and is a member of MAsT: San Francisco and The Exiles. She was awarded the 2013 Pantheon of Leather President's Award, the 2018 Master slave Conference slave Heart Award, and the 2020 Vice President’s Award from the National Leather Association.
Master Bear Presenter
Master Bear (he/him) has been part of the BDSM community practicing High Protocol Master/slave lifestyle dynamics within his own relationships over the last 23 years. During that time he has practiced and studied HP dynamics from many different viewpoints, combining them with varying viewpoints and different practices in 24/7 Power Exchange dynamics to come up with the examples he now shares with the community through his book "The Ritual of Dominance and submission", and educational forums.
Among his accomplishments are founding a High Protocol Educational group, co-founding a Denver based dominant support group, the founder and director of the MAsT Fort Collins Chapter, a founding member and former assistant director of MAsT Metro-Denver, as well as being a founding member who served on the Executive Committee for the National Leather Association-Colorado. He has taught High Protocol, BDSM leather crafting, First Aid and CPR classes for the Colorado kink community, as well as owning a custom BDSM leatherworking business.
Master Beast Presenter
A gentleman and a Beast, an immigrant and Indigenous, Beast (He/Him) is full of surprises. He’s a Lakota and German, pansexual, polyamorous Leatherman, a Master, piercer, rigger and ropemaker, pyromancer, biker, bodybuilder, musician, and Cigar snob.
Beast and His slave echo are honored to have served as your 2022 International Master and slave, 2021 Southwest Master and slave, and 2019-2021 Colorado Master and slave.