Face Time with Tom Sherwin
North Aurora resident Tom Sherwin, 72, was at the Creek Bend Nature Center in St. Charles when he answered 10 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Where did you grow up? I was born in Aurora, but raised in Pacific Grove, Calif.
Pets? Two cats, Gracie and Bon Bon
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Clint Eastwood
First job? At Equipto Corp. in Aurora, when I was in high school
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A high school basketball coach. I became an accountant instead.
A book you’d recommend? “Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption” by Laura Hillenbrand
Favorite charity? American Heart Association
What game show would you be on? “Jeopardy”
Favorite local restaurant? Fantastico in Batavia
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I have kept stats on West Aurora’s basketball team for more than 30 years.