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Face Time

Face Time with Ivette Bolender

Get to know Geneva resident

Geneva resident Ivette Bolender, 50, was at the Geneva Women’s Club bunco fundraiser at Eagle Brook Country Club when she answered questions from the Kane County Chronicle’s Brenda Schory.

Schory: Where did you grow up?

Bolender: Puerto Rico

Schory: Do you have any pets?

Bolender: A Goldendoodle named Macie

Schory: Who would play you in the movie of your life?

Bolender: Jennifer Aniston

Schory: First job?

Bolender: I was a sales rep for Kodak Film.

Schory: As a kid, what did you want to be when you grew up?

Bolender: I wanted to be an architect, but I became a geologist.

Schory: Favorite charity?

Bolender: Hesed House and the core charities that the Geneva Women’s Club supports: CASA Kane County, Fox Valley Hands of Hope, Mutual Ground Inc., TriCity Family Services, Geneva District 304 and families and LivingWell Cancer Resource Center.

Schory: Favorite ice cream flavor?

Bolender: Orange sherbet

Schory: Favorite local restaurant?

Bolender: Preservation Bread & Wine in Geneva

Schory: What is an interesting fact about yourself?

Bolender: I won a dancing contest in Latin music in Dallas, Texas, during grad school.

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