NAME: Melvin Thomas
OCCUPATION: HR policy and strategy
RELATIONSHIP STATUS: Single
DESCRIBE YOUR IDEAL MATE USING TWITTER RULES (140 CHARACTERS OR LESS): A wholesome guy who’s open to exploring DC & world; nights out or board games with friends; and can always keep the big picture in mind. If he happens to like whiskey and dance parties — bonus points!
WHAT’S YOUR DATING RED FLAG: Arrogance and smoking
HOW DO YOU SPEND YOUR WEEKENDS? It all depends but there are usually outdoor activities, books, brunches, and Stonewall Sports involved — but I love breaking free of D.C. when I can.
FAVORITE D.C. RESTAURANT: Too many but currently obsessed with Donburi and Room 11.
FAVORITE LGBT MOVIE: “Drop Dead Gorgeous”
CELEBRITY CRUSH: Kylie Minogue followed closely by D.C. celebrity Scott Filter.
NAME ONE OBSCURE FACT ABOUT YOURSELF: I love apples and spend way too much time trying new varieties and then looking up their ancestor.
BUCKET LIST VACATION: Falkland Islands