Elgin resident Brian Henry was at CASA Kane County’s Hands Around the Courthouse event when he answered questions for the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.
Schory: Where did you grow up?
Henry: South Milwaukee
Schory: Do you have any pets?
Henry: Max, a golden retriever
Schory: Who would play you in the movie of your life?
Henry: Kevin Costner because he does great sports movies.
Schory: First job?
Henry: Working with my dad, going into freezers for frozen foods.
Schory: As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?
Henry: A baseball player. I became a radio sports announcer with WGSB, but now I sell real estate for ReMax in Geneva. I was hired out of college by Jack Brickhouse and worked for six years in news and sports.
Schory: Favorite charity?
Henry: The Tri-Cities Exchange Club and St. Charles History Museum
Schory: A book or movie you would recommend?
Henry: “Ben Hogan’s Five Lessons: The Modern Fundamentals of Golf”
Schory: Favorite ice cream flavor?
Henry: Butter pecan
Schory: Favorite local restaurant?
Henry: Zaza’s Italian Steakhouse in St. Charles
Schory: What is an interesting factoid about yourself?
Henry: I was in Boston when the Celtics won the NBA championship in Game 7 against the Milwaukee Bucks.