GLLA Announces second keynote speaker Bob Miller

Bob Miller

Bob Miller

INDIANAPOLIS — The Great Lakes Leather Alliance (GLLA) announces that one of this year’s brunch keynote speakers will be long-time Leatherman, activist, and the recipient of the 2016 Leather Leadership Award, Bob Miller.

Bob Miller has been active in the Leather community since 1980, has been an associate member of Chicago Hellfire Club (CHC) since 1998, competed at IML 2001, and, as a commercial litigator and civil rights lawyer, served as a cooperating attorney with Lambda Legal Defense, where his successes include victories in two gay and HIV rights litigations in the 1990s.

Currently, Bob Miller serves as a LA&M Board Member, the founder of the Leather Hall of Fame (LHOF) and Co-Founder, President and Executive Director of Cleveland Leather Annual Weekend Corp (CLAW Corp), the non-profit 501 c3 charity that produces a large annual conference in Cleveland (CLAW) and has raised nearly $700,000 to date for the education, support and charitable needs of the Leather community and many Leather organizations.

You can view Bob Miller’s 2016 Leather Leadership Award acceptance speech here: