Partly Cloudy
41°FPartly CloudyFull Forecast

Face Time with Vanessa Quillinan

Published: Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 5:30 a.m. CDT • Updated: Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013 11:35 p.m. CDT

Geneva resident Vanessa Quillinan, was working at the Geneva History Center when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Where did you grow up? Burbank

Pets? A lab-mix named Sherman, a pit bull named Kylie, a bird named Buddy and a cat named Monkey

Who would play you in the movie of your life? Meryl Streep

First job? Cashier at White Hen Pantry.

As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? Physical therapist. I did not become that. I worked in banking and different jobs.

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

Favorite charity? Smile Train

Favorite local restaurant? Tap House Grill in St. Charles

What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I went to Reavis High School in Burbank at the same time Brenda Schory did.

Get breaking and town-specific news sent to your phone. Sign up for text alerts from the Kane County Chronicle.

Watch Now

Player embeded on all Kane County Chronicle instances for analytics purposes.

Kelly Wemken at the Making Strides for Breast Cancer Walk.

More videos »