Geneva resident John Waters, 56, was volunteering at the Geneva History Center when he answered eight questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Where did you grow up? Geneva
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Tom Hanks
First job? Selling carpeting
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A professional athlete. I became a school teacher instead.
A book you’d recommend? The Bible
Favorite charity? Christ Community Church in St. Charles, and I volunteer at the Geneva History Center.
Favorite local restaurant? State Street Diner in Geneva
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I taught emotionally disturbed kids in Kentucky for seven years.