My name is Dominic Longo.
I'm the Founder and Managing Director of Flourishing Gays. I identify as:
Dominic Longo, Ph.D. is the founder and managing director of consulting company Flourishing Gays
He founded Flourishing Gays to unlock human potential through executive coaching, leadership development, and organizational consulting. At the heart of Flourishing Gays is a leadership development program customized for highly accomplished men in the LGBTQ+ community.
As a management consultant at McKinsey, Dominic became expert in business strategy as it intersects with leadership development, capability building, cultural transformation, and organizational development. In his corporate career, Dominic has also managed international marketing, Middle East sales, and business development functions for a global equipment manufacturer. He holds a Professional Certified Coach credential from ICF, the largest guild of professional coaches globally.
As a scholar, Dominic has been a tenure-track professor and director of a center for Muslim-Christian dialogue. His doctorate from Harvard University is in Arabic and Islamic Studies, and he has distinctive expertise in queer comparative Christian-Islamic theology. Dr. Longo’s book Spiritual Grammar, published by Fordham University Press, has recently been released in paperback.
He holds four university degrees, from Harvard and Boston College, and is also an alum of a year-long advanced Arabic program at the American University in Cairo.
Dominic is a native of Omaha, Nebraska and a citizen of Italy and the United States.
"Coming out and closeting is, is I always say, not a one time deal. It is a part of being queer. There's a continuum between coming out and closeting, that we are always negotiating with everybody we meet every moment."
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