Head Organizer, Tea Hostess: Elisa
Elisa first saw FemmeMuse being a kitty and using cat toys and drinking from a pet bowl and it was beautiful! She knew at that moment that pet play was to be the most important thing in her life, A few years ago she and her husband had their pet play wedding at The Chase. It was absolutely amazing! That was also the year she and her husband became organizers of The Chase. She loves this community.
Head Organizer, Maitre D': Alix
Alix found pet play through Elisa. Then emerged: a panda, blue fennec fox, spotted river otter, sable ferret, sugar glider, spiny seahorse, Bernese mountain dog, gray Scottish fold, triceratops, peluda, toucan, squirrel monkey, English lop bunny, moose and black wolf. He loves to share his knowledge and experience involving pet play with others and help them find their inner critter(s).
Business Liaison: Nika Cherrelle
Marnika Shelton, AKA Nika Cherrelle, is an engaging, vibrant, creative artist, educator and activist with over 25 years of experience in the Fine Arts. Classically trained in sculpture and specializing in figurative ceramics and portraiture, Marnika uses the visual arts as a platform to drive home complex, layered and controversial narratives. Her works are designed to engage the viewer in conversations that challenge socially and culturally normative viewpoints around race, gender, sexuality, class and religion. Taking on topics such as indoctrination and historical prejudice by recreating stories from unexplored angles to expose longstanding impacts on society. Views of masculinity, prejudice, violence, shame, sexuality and how fear creates difference are all within the scope of her work.
Marnika enjoys speaking in communities, classrooms and institutions about Art, Sexuality and Politics. Her work exists to empower and inspire people across all cultural backgrounds. By breaking down taboo, She aims to create a world where all people feel loved, honored and respected.
Marnika Shelton is the Founder and operator of Nika Cherrelle’s LLC. Nika Cherrelle’s LLC is a hybrid organization that designs and distributes unique, artisan quality, adult novelties and sex toys.
Nika Cherrelle’s LLC also has a community outreach podcast and we are launching our 2020 event series.
Volunteer Coordinator, L.S.D. Founder, Right Hand Man: Lupita Gorgon
Lupita, also known as Lupa is a spooky witchy wolf pup with a splash of extraterrestrial. She has been open about the scene, but not socially active and its her time to finally get out into the world away from her broken down spacecraft. Lupa is part of a non-profit organization called Savage People along with running L.S.D, her own project in helping organize events and capture lovely uniquely beautiful creatures in the world and all their crafts.
Mistress of the Hunt: Cali
Originally from the south bay Cali had a hand in organizing many munches and events at the South Bay Spot including Saturday Morning Cartoons and a littles discussion group. Since moving farther north Cali previously spent most of her time working with SF Citadel, typically spending most weekends giving an introduction to the SF Bay Area Kink Scene to anyone who would like it.