Profile BioPup Yoshi has been active in the Bear and Leather communities for over 15 years. His service has ranged from selling Jell-o shots and raffle tickets at fundraisers to planning and organizing committees for bar and weekend run events. He is a recipient of the Larry Wright Memorial Award from Bears LA in recognition of Outstanding Volunteer Work.Yoshi is a brother of ONYX SoCal-Southwest, serving on its Board of Directors as Road Captain. He is an active participant in OYNX’s BDSM education programs, most recently co-presenting a class on Pup Play at ONYX’s annual meeting, BLACKOUT.He is an advocate for diversity and inclusion in the leather community, and has been a guest on podcasts to discuss these topics. He is most proud of his service as a founding member of United Fetishists Long Beach; planning the Leather Expo at Long Beach Pride; and co-organizing the inaugural Leather Tent at 2017 Orange County Pride.Yoshi is part of a leather family with his Sir and husband, Master Gary, and their boy, Andy. His kink interests include bondage, flogging/impact play, sports uniforms/gear and pup play, and enjoys fun with all types of leather players in local, national and international venues.