Pingree Grove resident Erica Lemon, 31, was working at the Kane County Forest Preserve District’s Creek Bend Nature Center in St. Charles when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory. †
Where did you grow up? Burlington, Iowa
Pets? A cat named Anakin
First job? My parents were photographers, and I used to carry their equipment on photo shoots.
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A photographer. I became a naturalist. Photography is my hobby now.
A book you’d recommend? The series “Wool” by Hugh Howey
Favorite charity? Epilepsy Foundation of Greater Chicago
What game show would you be on? “The Price is Right”
Favorite local restaurant? Rookie’s in St. Charles
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? We went camping at Glacier National Park in Montana. It was 80 degrees when we arrived. It was snowing when we left four days later.