Aurora resident Ellis Maldonado, 44, was getting food at The Corner Grind in Elburn when he answered questions for Shaw Media's Zachary Van Vuren.
Van Vuren: Where did you grow up?
Maldonado: Romeoville, but after high school I've been all over.
Van Vuren: What did you want to be when you grew up?
Maldonado: I'm still trying to figure that out.
Van Vuren: What do you do now?
Maldonado: Customer service at Manticore Arms in Elburn
Van Vuren: Do you have any family?
Maldonado: A wife, no children
Van Vuren: Do you have any pets?
Maldonado: Two dogs, Cole and Lulu
Van Vuren: What is your favorite local restaurant?
Van Vuren: What is your favorite ice cream flavor?
Maldonado: Haagen-Daz Caramel Cone
Van Vuren: Do you have a book or movie you would like to recommend?
Maldonado: "Neverwhere" by Neil Gaiman
Van Vuren: What is your favorite local charity?
Maldonado: Hesed House in Aurora