Deborah Hoffman-Wade is a fiery, flawed, and fabulous femme. Deb has been a out dyke for forty+ years and Leather community about twenty years. She is Ms. Alameda County Leather 2009. She is the former co-producer of the SFBA Leather Alliance Weekend including Mr. San Francisco Leather Contest and Producer of the Northern California LeatherSIR, Leatherboy and Community Bootblack. She also writes for Leatherati but she mostly quilts and sews. Deb lives with her husbutch, Schon, her boy, Mike, Bert, Ernie, and Oscar.
Naria Lei B. Jordan is the new Co-owner/Producer of DESIRE, IMsL Dungeon Coordinator, Southern California Leather Woman (SCLW) 2012/2013, and Ms. San Diego Leather 2002. She is a longtime Radical Sex Perv Poly Daddy who has been involved in the Queer BDSM Community for 35 years as a practitioner, organizer, activist, and educator in the Kinky Arts. She cofounded two Women’s-only Leather groups in Washington, DC–Lesborados and S/Mazons. She was a co-founder, editor, and writer for the collectively published “Black Leather…In Color” and was the facilitator of the Women’s BDSM Rap in San Diego from 2007-2014. She was also the Co-facilitator for the Women’s BDSM Forum in the Modesto/Central Valley area from 2004-2006. A writer, national speaker and presenter, photographer, and fancier of Fine Fierce Femme Women, Naria is a relentless sex educator, a misunderstood yet flaming Pisces, a true Water Tiger, and always enjoys pushing the envelope–as often as possible! She spends her time in San Diego and Orange County with her primary partners, Bikkja Amy and Brigette, as well as 2 cats and 2 dogs, and a household of assorted pervs.