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Personal profile: Clint Wilkinson

Name: Clinton Weldon Wilkinson

Occupation and location: owner, Bell & Oak, 345 E. Hickory St.


Birth date and place: June 3, Denton

Family: wife, Laurie, 35; son, Dylan 5; daughter, Autumn, 2

The one thing I enjoy most about my work is: zoning out things around me and focusing on making the best product I can. A satisfied customer is always enjoyable too!

My business philosophy is: Use the best materials in the country, but make them affordable. Also, don’t finish before you’re through.

If I could, I’d be a: Texas Ranger.

I’m so sick of: the Rangers players getting injured.

The four guests at my fantasy dinner party would be: Jesus, my wife and two kids.

My hobbies are: hanging out with my kids and mountain biking.

The last book I read was: the Bible.

I wish I knew how to: be a good woodworker.

My worst habit is: thinking too far ahead.

Nobody knows I: hate riding in the passenger seat.

The people I most admire are: the men in my family.

My guilty pleasure is: ice cream.

I drive a: Dodge Magnum.

I’d like to be driving a: Dodge 2500 or Ford F-250 (What up, Bill Utter?).

My favorite restaurant is: The Cupboard.

I’m happiest when: I spend days off around the family.

I regret: not taking baseball more seriously.

If I won the lottery, here’s what I’d do just for me: Buy a lot of leather.

If I could change one thing about Denton, it would be: keep the corporations out!

When I retire, I plan to: You can retire these days?