St. Charles resident Maggie Hammer was having a garage sale at her house when she answered nine questions for the Kane County Chronicle's Brenda Schory.
Where did you grow up? Glen Ellyn
Do you have children? Two
First job? At Scheffler's Flower Shop in Winfield
As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up? A secretary. By senior year of high school, I wanted to became a teacher and I did. I teach sixth-grade math.
A book you'd recommend? "Old Dogs and Children" by Robert Inman and "Tuck Everlasting" by Natalie Babbit
What game show would you be on? "Deal or No Deal"
Favorite charity?Ann and Robert H. Lurie Children's Hospital of Chicago
Favorite local restaurant? Tap House Grill in St. Charles
What is an interesting factoid about yourself? I played basketball with Michael Jordan at a basketball clinic when I was 17.