Patrick Mulcahey speaks and teaches on leather, SM, and Master/slave topics, and writes regular columns for Leatherati and Growing Pains, the Society of Janus newsletter. He is past program director of the S.F. Leathermen’s Discussion Group, chapter director for MAsT: San Francisco, and has served as a judge for the International Master/slave, International Leather SIR/boy, and International Mr. Leather contests. Patrick was named 2011 Bay Area Leather Alliance Man of the Year and has received the Leatherman’s Heart Award, the Robert Davolt “Spirit of Leather” Award, the 2013 Pantheon of Leather Northern California Regional Award, and the 2014 National Leather Association Lifetime Achievement Award. Patrick lives happily in San Francisco with his slave, patrick mulcahey, in a same-sex, same-name marriage.