Name: Clayton David Rozell
Occupation: owner of Bookish Coffee in Denton
Birth date and place: April 19, Carrollton
Family: wife, Emily, 31; sons: Reveau, 6, and Calvin, 4; daughter, Hannah, 1.
The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: creating a quality product to share with my community.
My business philosophy is: to do everything with excellence.
If I could, I’d be a: I can’t imagine being anything other than a firefighter/coffee roaster.
I’m so sick of: individuals who complain about a problem while not making an attempt to fix it.
The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: G.K. Chesterton, Martin Luther King Jr., John Farrar and Jesus Christ.
The last book I read was: The Last Stitch by William Lafayette Crosthwait.
My worst habit is: jumping to conclusions.
Nobody knows I: am a junior Olympian, 10 years old, high jump.
My guilty pleasure is: bacon maple donuts from Denton Square Donuts.
I drive a: 2005 Toyota Tundra.
I’d like to be driving a: Jeep Scrambler.
My favorite restaurant is: Schlotzsky’s.
I’m happiest when: I am with my family and my brothers.
If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: Pay off the mortgage on my house.
If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: create more attention to, and for the preservation and promotion of, the historic neighborhoods around both our college campuses.
When I retire, I plan to: stay involved and give back to my community.
Community activities: member of The Village Church, serve on Denton area Younglife Committee, board member of nonprofit I[heart]Denton and also a firefighter/paramedic for the city of Denton.