Steve Maidhof [Edit]

Steve Maidhof (1949-1991) was an American leather titleholder and activist. In 1986 he became Washington State Mr. Leather and ran (though unsuccessfully) for International Mr. Leather. That same year, after that International Mr. Leather competition, he cofounded the National Leather Association, later called the National Leather Association-International, which he served as the president of from 1986 to 1988. He won Mr. NLA in 1988.

The Steve Maidhof Award of the National Leather Association-International was named after him.