December Program

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Theme: Diversity

When: December 19th, 3 PM - 7 PM EST


3:00 - 3:05 PM EST: Opening with Sir Volt

3:05 - 4:20 PM EST: Class 1

"Diversifying Your Brand"

This class will explore how a leader can determine how to diversify your organization or event without diluting its mission or becoming extinct. What needs are to be considered, what communities need to be addressed and how do you determine a plan of action will be explored.

Presented by Mufasa Ali

Mufasa Ali has been a dedicated member of the leather community for more than 25 years! He is the founder of the Men of ONYX, ONYX National Council Chairman, Patriarch of Mufasa's Pride, Leather History Preservation Foundation founding Board Member, Mr World Leather 2006/2007 and the ONYX Leatherman 1997. Mufasa has received many awards including the Pantheon of Leather Marcus Hernandez Life Achievement Award, the Chuck Windemuth Mentorship Award at Mr. Chicago Leather Weekend, the Vi Johnson Community Leadership Award and the BlackBeat Leadership Award. He is the founder of the People of Color Caucus at IML & BlackBeat, the Leatherman and LeatherWoman of Color titles and a nationally known leather community speaker and educator/presenter on such topics as People of Color in Leather, Impact play, Leather Family, Leather Protocol, Spirituality & BDSM, Community Leadership and Diversity. Mufasa is a Husband, Daddy, Dad, Papa, Sir, Son and Brother to his leather family and honors them as his village of support.

4:30 - 5:45 PM EST: Class 2

"Diversity Across the Lifestyle"

Moderated by Master Triskelan

Panelists include:
    • Devyn Stone and Guan-Xuan
    • Master Talos and Sassie Sofia
    • Sir Guy and Malika SG

5:45 - 6:00 PM EST: Break

6:10 - 7:00 PM EST: Afterglow Discussion with Presenters and Master Triskelan


Diversity Across the Lifestyle Panelists


Master Triskelan

Master Triskelan’s primary focus across GLBTQIA+, Leather, BDSM, Fetish, and Kink communities has included advocating for education, diversity, human rights and equality, sexual freedoms, and the removal of HIV/AIDS stigmas. With sustained passion and commitment towards breaking down barriers and bridging gaps throughout diverse segments of community, Master Triskelan’s formal history includes having served as Educational Officer- National Leather Association Central Florida Chapter 2006-2011, Co-Host- Tampa Munch 2009-2010, Co-Director- Southeast Regional Leather Sir, Leather boy, Community Bootblack [SELSb/CBB], 2009/2010, Director- Ms./Mr. Beyond Leather 2009-2011, Co-Director- Florida Regional LeatherSir/Leatherboy/Community Bootblack [FLSb/CBB] 2011, Founding Council Member- Florida Leaders United in Diversity [F.L.U.I.D.] 2009-2012, Educational Chair- Tampa Bay Leather and Fetish Pride 2011/2012, Educational Coordinator- Florida LeatherSir/Leatherboy/Community Bootblack [FLSb/CBB] 2016/2017, Advisory Board Member- [FLSB/CBB] 2019-Present, and Leather Leadership Conference Scholarship Committee Chairperson [LLC] 2019-Present.


Self-identifying beyond the limitations of labels, Master Triskelan resonates as a holistically integrated Pagan, Gender Fluid, Pansexual, Queer, Relationship Anarchist with sadistic edgy ritualistic aspects. Honored to have been named Pantheon of Leather Community Choice “Woman of the Year” 2012, Master Triskelan continues to volunteer without pause raising cultural diversity awareness through facilitating educational class presentations and play related demos, discussion panels, philanthropic fundraising, Key Note addresses, and serving as contestant handler and contest judge internationally.


Devyn Stone & Guan-Xuan

Devyn Stone and his property Guan-Xuan live together in Colorado Springs, CO. They engage in a 24/7 total authority transfer dynamic. They have been practicing authority transfer, individually, since 2004 and began their dynamic in 2017. Devyn Stone (He/Him) is a transgender dominant leatherman. He is a BDSM author, coach, and educator. Guan-Xuan (they/it) is an asexual, transgender, nonbinary, slave. By day, Guan-Xuan is a mental health professional. By night, Guan Xuan is nothing but a tool to be used by its Master.


Master Talos & Sassie Sofia

Master Talos (He/Him) and his babygirl sassie (she/her) are passionate about serving the community, continuing education, volunteering, and and lending a hand whenever needed. Master Talos is a sadistic, polyamorous, dominant Leatherman who trained at MTTA with Master Taíno, is currently Director of MAsT Kissimmee, and an active ONYX Deep South Associate. He is a Board Member of Leather History Preservation Foundation and Liaison/ Ambassador of Leather Affairs of UPRISE! Welcome to the Dawn. sassie is his submissive, Queer, little, Leathergirl. She currently resides as Social Media Director of UPRISE! Welcome to the Dawn, Social Media Director of MAsT Kissimmee, and Creative Director of Beyond Age Play. Sassie is proud to call herself Founder and President of Little Scouts of Central Florida and an ONYX Pearl Deep South Associate. #DeepSouthBaby


Sir Guy & MalikaSG

Sir Guy (pronouns: he/him) is a Dominant Leatherman who has lived in authority-based relationships and is Head of Household of the House of the Black Panther. He has been publicly active in the lifestyle for 15 years, though privately active for decades. He is an Emeritus Board Member of The Eulenspiegel Society (TES), former Director of MAsT Metro New York, Founder of The Dark Lair: BDSM Support and Education for People of Color,  an Associate Member of the Dyke Uniform Corps and former Associate Member of ONYX NY/Northeast and current Associate Member of ONYX Southeast. He won the International Power Exchange 2013 title with his then partner.


He has presented for over 50 organizations, delivered the keynote address at Beyond Leather 2014, and the Our Traditions Live speech at Master/slave Conference 2015. Sir Guy was winner of the 2014 Beyond Leather Community Achievement Award and the 2005 TES Dominant Men/submissive women's Literary Contest, served as head judge of the Western Canada Power Exchange Contest 2015 and was nominated for the Pantheon of Leather Man of the Year award among others. He is the author of a uniform themed erotic collection featuring People of Color and contributing author to the anthology Our Lives, Our History: Consensual Master/slave Relationships from Ancient Times to the 21st Century.  He is the recipient of the 2020 Masters and slaves Together (MAsT) International Presenter of the Year Award. He has also been a contributing author to Raven Kaldera's book, Mastering the Art of Mastery. Interviews with Sir Guy also appear in Dr. Gloria Brame’s, A Different Loving Too.  He has also been a panelist regarding many lifestyle issues, particularly surrounding race and racism within the lifestyle.


A uniform enthusiast, he is also a former NYC police officer and NY State certified Emergency Medical Technician, and participated in rescue efforts at Ground Zero in NYC on 9/11 and Hurricane Katrina in New Orleans.


In addition to overseeing the administrative affairs of her Sir, Sir Guy, Malika SG is a moderator of The Dark Lair: BDSM Support and Education for People of Color.  She is the owner of the POC Arkansas online group. She is a member of The Eulenspiegel Society (TES) and Anomaly Arkansas. She has served as a volunteer for Anomaly Arkansas, and moderated panels for FROST 2020, POC Kink Perspective panel, Cirque Du Earth 2021 and MsC Worldwide. She organized & facilitated the Kink by the Pound: Making Space for Bigger Bodies in the Lifestyle panel for The Gathering NW 2021. MalikaSG is also an ordained Minister.