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Jeffrey Storer is a Chicago native with over 35 years of professional experience in various management roles including over 14 years in non-profit management. Jeff started his Leather Archives and Museum (LA&M) journey in 2001 as a LA&M volunteer at International Mr. Leather (IML). Afterwards, he went on to work at Man’s Country performing building maintenance, which included building maintenance for the LA&M, while also managing his own construction & home improvement/inspection business. In 2003, Jeff concluded his own business to become the Director of Operations of the LA&M.


As the Director of Operations, Jeff’s passion for the LA&M is shown throughout the facility including:



Jeff’s diverse talents and unique problem-solving skills make him an invaluable asset to the LA&M. In his off time, Jeff enjoys working on his home in Evanston where he lives with his husband Rick, his boy Shane and their Sun Conure Huey.

Jeff Storer

Director of Operations