Loren Berthelsen

Loren Berthelsen
has been active in the kink/leather/fetish community for almost 30 years. He is a past President of the AIDS Emergency Fund in San Francisco, past Chair of the Los Angeles Leather Coalition and also holds the title of SF Leather Daddy XIV and Mr Golden Leather 2009 as well as an ambassador title to the Imperial Court of San Francisco.

Loren is Editor in Chief and co-founder of Leatherati.com and a member of several fetish and fraternal organizations including Avatar Los Angeles, the SoCal Bondage Club, Threshold Society, and serves as the Communications Officer for the B&B Corps Los Angeles Division.

Loren is also an accomplished stand-up comic and has appeared at The Comedy Store, The Ice House, Flappers, Ha Ha Comedy Cafe and the Laugh Factory. In his free time, Loren loves to cook for friends and enjoys great restaurants and wine, riding Triumph Sprint ST, traveling, movies, books about food and everything about the web.