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Harold Ray McDonald Sr.






  Author of hit book, The Unimaginable Life of an Ordinary Man; Master Barber Harold Ray McDonald, Sr. is the founder of the award winning Life Choice Radio media production and creator of the hit show, Life Support for Men. A celebrity barber who has spoken to thousands of men.


  After graduating with honors from David’s Head College of Hair Design, Harold opened up his own salon, Mr. Ray’s Barber and Beauty Salon, which proudly catered to an upscale professional clientele. In 2003, after relocating to Dallas, Texas, Harold increased his celebrity cliental base. Due to customer demand, Harold started his own business, Your Excellency International Barbering Specialist, which provides traveling barber, image consultant and concierge services. Harold’s talent, work ethic and genuine desire to help others have earned him a loyal and international client following that includes high-profile public figures, world-renowned motivational speakers, Grammy Award winners, and professional athletes.  Harold’s work has been featured on the Bravo television network and in numerous magazines, including Upscale, Ebony, and In-House. His specialties include signature razor cutting, shaves, and corrective cutting—skills he perfected working adjacent to some of the most respected Master Barbers in the industry.


  With a passion for being more than a barber, Harold is committed to making a difference in his community, in his profession, and in the lives of the clients he serves as a role model, counselor, mentor, and motivator.  Not one to sit back and wait for someone else to take the initiative, Harold is proud to have spearheaded a group of celebrity barbers at a mega-conference that was available to service over 150,000 attendees; formed his own non-profit community organization, Psalms of Creation; partnered with the Interfaith Housing Coalition and Salvation Army.  Harold is only at the beginning of his master piece. Harold strives to create a man’s haven, the atmosphere for business and the opportunity to network with potential partnerships.  For more information about Harold, go to  

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