Our Team

Meet the Barnhill Woodworks team! We take pride in making your dream job a reality.


Douglas barnhill, owner and Master Craftsman

Douglas is a Wilmington, NC local that enjoys the outdoors as well as time with his family. He began his woodworking journey with his father when he was a young man. His father taught him the foundation of a strong work ethic and gave Doug an interest in pursuing a life long career as a master craftsman. 


Michael Watson, Craftsman

Michael, aka DJ Sidekick, is a Wilmington, NC native that enjoys spending time with his sons, music and being outdoors. Michael specializes in finishing the furniture that we build as well as being a tremendous craftsman. Michael has been with Barnhill Woodworks for 5 years but has been a woodworker since the age of 14.


Perry Owens, Craftsman



Emily Barnhill, Secretary

Emily is the daughter of Douglas, the owner. She enjoys spending time with her three children and her husband Travis, gardening, baking and being outdoors. She provides the tech support as well as office administration for Barnhill Woodworks and loves joking around with the rest of the team whenever possible. She has grown up watching her father in the wood shop and enjoys being a part of the business.