Aimee Barrows has been with the Kane County Chronicle since Nov. 2018. Prior to that, she freelanced for several Shaw Media publications for four years. Aimee also has nearly 20 years of experience teaching journalism and media at Northern Illinois University. She is a native of Homewood, Ill., and holds a Master of Arts and Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from Indiana University Bloomington. A proud Hoosier alum, Aimee loves IU football and basketball. She is the mother of two teen boys and an elementary-age girl.