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First Person (Lisa Turner)

City you live in: Princeton.

Where did you grow up: Wyanet.

Family: Husband, Phil; son, Nathan, daughter-in-law, Dani, grandson, Anderson and one on the way; son, Jacob.

Pets: None.

Occupation: Owner, Lee’s Water Systems.

What is the last song you listened to: “I Refuse” by Josh Wilson.

What is the last book you read: “Ann of Green Gables.”

What is the last TV show you watched: “Property Brothers” ... (love HGTV!).

If you were stranded on a desert island and could have just one meal for the rest of your life, what would it be: Pizza.

If you were stranded on a desert island and could only take one thing with you, what would it be: My iPhone.

What is your favorite local restaurant: The Feed Store in Malden.

If someone handed you a million dollars, how would you spend it: Become debt free and help family.

People would be surprised to know that you: Love playing video games.

What is your favorite thing about the city you live in: The people and the small town atmosphere.

If you could change one thing about your town, what would it be: I would like to move Princeton to a different climate.

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