Naperville resident Laurel Fisher, 63, was working at the LivingWell Cancer Resource Center in Geneva when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Where did you grow up? Brooklyn, N.Y.
Who would play you in the movie of your life? Halle Berry or Meryl Streep
First job? Camp counselor at a day camp in Greenwich Village
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A dancer. I became an information technology manager, and now a clinician.
A book you’d recommend? “The Shack” by William P. Young
Favorite charity? American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals, St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital and ChildFund International, formerly Christian Children’s Fund.
What game show would you be on? “Video Village”
Favorite local restaurant? Tom and Eddie’s and Gratto Italian Tapas
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? At 50, I went back to school and got my master’s degree in counseling. I am a grief counselor here at LivingWell.