Neighbors: Janell Barnow
Occupation: Title I director, Eudora USD 491
Family: My niece and my nephew are like my own children
Place of birth: Chanute
Q. How long have you lived in Eudora, and what brought you here?
A. I’ve been here since 1981 and I came here because I knew that if I was going to live in Kansas, I wanted to live in northeast Kansas where there was lots of opportunity and culture.
Q. What is the biggest risk you’ve ever taken?
A. I went on a blind date on Long Island.
Q. What is the best advice you’ve ever been given?
A. Always be true to yourself.
Q. What are three things people should know about you?
A. I love my friends and family, I love to dance and I love to travel.
Q. As a child, what did you want to be when you grew up?
A. I always wanted to be a teacher.
Q. What’s your ideal vacation spot?
A. Anyplace that has great people and good food.
Song: “What’s Going On,” by
Movie: I like too many of them to name just one.
Food: Homemade ice cream