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Face Time with Alicia Weiss

Published: Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012 5:30 a.m. CDT

Sugar Grove resident Alicia Weiss, 49, was shopping at the St. Peter Barn Sale when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Where did you grow up? Harwood Heights

Pets? Two cats, Edward and Bailey. Edward is a female – she’s transgendered, hasn’t figured it out. And Bella is a mixed breed rescue.

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Salma Hayek

First job? Hit or Miss, a women’s clothing store in Norridge.

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? I wanted to be a doctor. Instead, I work in customer service for an insurance company.

A book you’d recommend? “A Game of Thrones” by George R. R. Martin

What is your guilty pleasure? Anything over 200 calories.

Favorite charity? Hesed House in Aurora

Hobbies? Reading

Favorite local restaurant? I never go out.

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I met Michael Jordan on my wedding night at the Hyatt downtown in April 1988. He was looking for a party with Michael Jackson.

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