North Aurora resident Shelly Windett, 50, was at the Creek Bend Nature Center in St. Charles when she answered 11 questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Where did you grow up? Aurora
Pets? Two cats, Gracie and Bon Bon
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Sandra Bullock
First job? Scooping ice cream at Oberweis’ first store
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A mom, a secretary and a business owner. I became all three and still am all three. I have been an Avon representative for 20 years.
A book you’d recommend? “The Forgotten Garden,” by Kate Morton
Favorite charity? Mutual Ground
Do you speak another language? Spanish
What game show would you be on? “Supermarket Sweep”
Favorite local restaurant? Zaza’s in St. Charles
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? Three years ago, I rescued a Canada goose that was all tied up in fishing line.