Jay Heimbach arrived in San Diego 12 years ago. He is the Valorous Red, Black Leather Wolf Emperor 45, was the Knight to Emperor 42, and was the Noble Red, Black Leather Hound Prince Royale of the 42/43 reign of the Imperial Court de San Diego.
He was nominated in 2017 for the Pantheon of Leather Southern California Regional Award and the Pantheon of Leather Community Choice Award (Man). During his time as Mr. San Diego Leather 2016, he was able to source and hand produce a leather pride flag measuring 45ft wide and 60ft long that is THE largest the country. He is a founding Member of the San Diego Fetish brotherhood and a member the Fetish Men San Diego. He has judged many contests including ones in LA, SF, Las Vegas and San Diego areas. He was Mr. San Diego Eagle 2015 and started the Mr. San Diego Eagle Community Scholarship Fund.
Sometimes you’ll find him as PUP Starke and he is the owner of the SD Eagle Pup Title. He recently celebrated his sixth year hosting Puppy Night at the San Diego Eagle–an event that has been nominated for several Nicky and Pantheon of Leather awards. His involvement in the Pup community also earned him the West Coast Olympus Leather Puppy Title in 2014. Mama’s Family knows his as “Mama’s Valorous PUP”.
Jay has helped raise tens of thousands of dollars for local and national charities and has earned commendations from the City of San Diego and the State of California.