Skills & Education Presenter


Tyesha Nicole Best

Tyesha Best, a Queer AfroLatinx Switch, has been in the Leather Community for over 12 years now, having started in online chat rooms before taking her interests offline. Tyesha's pronouns are They/Them. Tyesha has done community work for TNG, NLA-Dallas, Fresh Leather, NLA-I, WILL, WILF, Beyond Vanilla, Gender Odyssey, Onyx Pearls and many other organizations.

Tyesha works tirelessly as cheerleader and advocate for marginalized populations, Bootblacks, and the girl and switch identities. Currently, Tyesha is currently Social Media Coordinator of IML Inc, one of very few women to wear the Wingman as a back patch as well as the Vice President of Southeast Onyx Pearls. They also hold a Pantheon Of Leather award for the Florida Region, 2018 Leathertarian Award and is a winner of the NLA-International's Steve Maidhof Award for their community involvement Internationally.

Tyesha currently resides in Wilton Manors, Florida and is in a loving family with her two ginger twin cats Black Tag and Red Tag.