New Board Member - Louie Pacheco Saenz

Posted on: February 27, 20011

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Christopher Street West welcomes Louie Pacheco Saenz to the board.


Pacheco Saenz had been involved with LA PRIDE even before being crowned Mr. Christopher Street West Leather 2010.   In addition to working on Erotic City he was also a member of the 40th Anniversary Planning Committee.


“It was such an honor to win Mr. CSW Leather 2010, in advance of PRIDE’s 40th anniversary, and to have the opportunity to continue working with this organization is thrilling. I look forward to helping to bring awareness to the Leather Community, and highlighting how inclusive CSW and LA PRIDE is,” Pacheco Saenz said.


Pacheco Saenz will produce Mr. CSW Leather 2012, where the next Mr. CSW Leather will be selected. In addition he will continue in the production of Erotic City.


“We are excited to welcome Louie to the Board. He is one of the hardest working men in the Leather Community. Outside of CSW, he actively works to inspire people to engage in their community and be active and participate,” said Steve Ganzell, CSW board member and chair of Erotic City.


Pacheco Saenz is a native of Nicaragua, has lived in the Los Angeles area for 15 years, as well as 10 years in San Francisco. He studied Fashion Design, and was active in the fashion scene in LA in the 90s.


In addition to serving on the Board, Pacheco Saenz continues as the current Mr. CSW Leather.