28 July 2023

SAM Employee Spotlight: Maija Hoag

 Maija Hoag

Store Manager of Storage Sense – Lansing – N Aurelius

Maija Hoag

Q:  How long have you been working for SAM?

A:  I have been with Sam for 8 months.

Q:  How did you come to be part of the team at SAM? What attracted you to this role and our company?

A:  I began as an assistant manager and was promoted to store manager when the position became available.

Q:  What do you enjoy most about working at SAM? Is there a specific aspect of your job or the company culture that you find particularly rewarding?

A:  I really enjoy helping people. In this position, there are a lot of opportunities to help daily. It is very rewarding to help make a stressful move a little bit easier for our clients!

Q:  Is there a memorable life lesson or piece of advice that has shaped your outlook or approach to life and work?

A:  Never give up and always look ahead is the mantra that keeps me in a positive mindset.

Q:  Outside of work, what are some of your hobbies or interests that you enjoy pursuing in your free time?

A:  I have two children and two dogs at home. I enjoy spending my free time with them outside. Swimming, hiking, and camping are things we enjoy doing together.

Q:  What is your go to Sunday cleaning/organizing song? 

A:   My go to song when doing Sunday chores is She’s a Rainbow by The Rolling Stones.