Do Right Men 2009: G. Keith Harris, Sr.

Do Right Men 2009: Gregory K Harris Sr.
ESSENCE.COM Jul, 13, 2009

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G. KEITH HARRIS, 52 Proud father Fairfax, Virginia

“I love a woman who can talk about current events. I’m a news junkie. Whenever I have a free moment, I’m flipping to CNN.”

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PROFESSION: CEO of Harris Consulting Group, which provides network integration for government subcontractors.

HOW HE’LL SWEEP YOU OFF YOUR FEET: I’d enjoy dressing up in a tuxedo and going to The Kennedy Center with a date who’s wearing a ball gown.

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WHAT MAKES HIM A DO RIGHT MAN: I’m a one-woman man, and when I’m in a relationship I give 100 percent all the time. If you call me at 2:00 A.M. and you need me, I’m there.

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Even in 5th grade, Keith wears a suit with style.

HIS HIDDEN TALENT: I cooked professionally to work my way through college. My specialties are Italian cuisine and French desserts, especially crepes, and anything I have to sauté.

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Keith taking his son home, 23 years ago.

“I became a single father after my divorce. I didn’t want to have a revolving door of women, so I dedicated myself to my son. Now that he’s an adult, it’s my time to explore.”

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