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LLC Nashville 2012
“Leadership in Action”


LLC Arrives in MUSIC CITY!    

Nashville April 13-15th, 2012!            



On-Line Registration Now Open!


Please join us in Nashville April 13-15th for Leather Leadership Conference - XVI. This year’s venue is the Opryland Radisson.


LAST CHANCE To Register At Early Bird Special Pricing of ONLY $89 through March 15th Save $20 ’cause March 16th Registration goes to $109 til April 6th. On-site $129 so save $20 and register now!


There is an additional charge to attend the pre-conference institutes. See Registration Page for details.






Keynote Speakers

Friday's opening ceremonies will include an address by Mark Frazier.


Not only is he the co-owner and executive producer of the International Leather Sir/boy and community bootblack contest he is also the founder of SouthPlains Leatherfest. He is c0-owner of the Dallas Eagle and has other interests within the community

Sunday’s closing ceremonies will include a keynote address by Lady D. Reverend Deborah Harrison is better known as Lady D. She is a Lifestyle Domme and the owner of D&S Lifestyle Enterprises Inc., a certified master hypnotherapist and believes in holistic healing of mind, Onyx Pearls is also the sister

organization to The Southeast Men of Onyx. Her personal commitment is to help make this community stronger and better and to continue Jill Carter’s philosophy of “Each One, Teach One”. See Presenters Page for full bios.


LLC Nashville Honor’s Banquet

This year Nashville LLC XVI is pleased to announce Saturday’s Honor’s Banquet honoree Rick Storer, Executive Director of the Leather Archives & Museum as speaker and award recipient recognizing “Leadership in Action”.


Rick joined the Leather Archives staff as

Executive Director in 2002, after serving as a volunteer for the museum for several years. He has been presented with awards including Pantheon of Leather Man of the Year, Pantheon of Leather President’s Award, SouthWest Leather Conference Leatherman’s Heart Award and the Peter Thomas award from Rodeo Riders Chicago. Make your reservations on the Registration page.


Pre-Conference Institutes

This year LLC-XVI will be offering two pre-conference institutes of specific curriculum on Friday, April 13th before the conference officially begins.

Over 40 Workshops and Seminars
Conference programming is complete. Respected presenters from around the country are joining in and donating their time and services to offer the finest in skills building and leadership development training. Details on Workshop Page.



NEW THIS YEAR we have “Room Vending” and a dedicated vendor track for community vendors. Who knew you could not only vend but attend classes designed specifically for you! Classes listed on Presenter & Weekend Schedule Page. Interested in vending? Contact CC


Hotel - The Radisson Opryland Hotel Nashville

2401 Music Valley Drive, Nashville, TN 37214

NEWS FLASH!!! The hotel has notifies us that they are close to sellout!  A prime location close to Gaylord Opryland and great entertainment, our Nashville hotel offers warm Southern hospitality, an inviting atmosphere and excellent services. Details on Hotel page.  


Sponsorship Opportunities
LLC-XVI is supported through personal, business and community sponsorships. Have your name seen by hundreds of influential community members and decision makers. Levels of support and related benefits are detailed on our
Sponsors page.


See our Sponsors page to see who helped make this year’s conference possible!


Everyone is welcome! If you are interested in community service, leadership, group dynamics, the history of our community or networking opportunities you are invited to attend LLC-XVI.


Volunteers make events happen!  You are wanted, needed and desired! Fill out form and return download here


“Small Publishing and Self-Publishing for Perverts” with Janet Hardy of Greenery Press. If you're a writer, editor, photographer or other artist who wants to learn how to turn your words and images into part of that history, this is the workshop for you.

The other is “Get Smart” - A Model for Adult Sexual Education for Adults it facing challenges in creating environments that nurture and support positive sexual health for adults and application for CE’s

from the American Association of Sexuality Educators, Counselors and Therapists (AASECT) has been submitted. With Ginger Loverde - Georgia Institute for Better Sex  

Details for workshops here on the Workshop page.