2018 Judges

Mr. San Francisco Leather 2018 Judges

Ralph Bruneau – Head Judge

Ralph Bruneau is International Mister Leather 2017. He competed at IML as Mr. GNI Leather 2016 representing Gay Naturists International, the largest naturist organization in the world.He began his leather journey in 1974 at the legendary Mineshaft in NYC. In his first career, he was an actor on Broadway and on television creating the role of Mike Doonesbury in the Broadway musical Doonesbury and appearing on TV in shows from soaps to Seinfeld.

In the 80’s at the height of the AIDS crisis be became a volunteer for the Shanti Foundation as a hospice worker and emotional support volunteer. He then went on to get a Masters and Doctorate in Clinical Psychology. Dr. Bruneau has a sex-positive, kink-positive practice in Los Angeles and has been nationally recognized for his contributions to the field of Marriage and Family Therapy in California. He has taught and lectured about intimacy and sexual expression for over two decades. He is actively involved in the campaign to end Conversion Therapy working with NCLR and the#BornPerfect campaign. He is on the founding Board of the Los Angeles Gender Center and a co-team leader for Team Friendly SoCal. He is a proud member of Avatar Club Los Angeles and the Southern California Bondage Club. He flags black, grey and houndstooth on the left.

Geoff Millard

Geoff Millard’s titles include Mr Daddy’s Barbershop Leather 2017, Mr San Francisco Leather 2017, and 1st runner up at International Mister Leather 2017.

Geoff is a queer, disabled combat veteran, bootblack and leatherman from Buffalo, NY living in Oakland with his husband/sub. He flags hunter green on the left, light pink on right, and can switch his light blue, navy blue, black, or grey. As a Brazilian Jiu Jitsu instructor at Four Elements Fitness, a gym owned by queer women of color, Geoff is also an expert in choking if anyone wants to feel lightheaded later….

Geoff left home at 11 where he bounced between the streets, fosters, or, at times, his parents until he joined the military at 17. He was at ground zero on 9-11 and deployed to Iraq in ‘04 where he became an early opponent of the war. Despite living most of his life in the closet, Geoff learned to love boots in the army, knowing he was a queer pervert from his earliest memories. From homeless youth to open, out, and proud leatherman, Geoff has done some amazing things like got arrested outside of Bush’s ranch, smoked hookah over the pyramids of Giza, licked a Sir’s boots in Germany, and even briefed President Obama in the Oval Office. Just ask, he loves storytelling.

 Photo and bio coming soon.
  • Chris Rice (Mr. September – 2018 Bare Chest Calendar, Mr. Campit Leather 2015
    1st Runner-Up – Mr. Michigan Leather 2016, Michigan Band of Brothers)
  Photo and bio coming soon.
  • Azalea (Ms SF Leather 2017)
  Photo and bio coming soon.
  • Levi Halberstadt (Dyke Uniform Corp)

San Francisco Bootblack 2018 Judges

slave tabitha (International Ms Bootblack 2015, Southwest Bootblack 2009),
 
  • Ms V (International Ms Bootblack 2007)
 
  • Gage Fischer (Mr SF Eagle 2014)
Watch for updated photos and bios on all judges!