Full Name: Maria Elizabeth Klucinec (“The Ginga Ninja”)
Where do you live/ Where did you grow up? Grew up in New Hampshire and live on the top of Bent Mountain in Virginia
Favorite Color? Turquoise
Favorite Food? Chocolate covered strawberries
Favorite quote? “You miss 100% of the shots you don’t take” -Wayne Gretzky
College/Major? Crime Scene Investigation
Family? Husband Joe and 3 cats
Special Talents/Hobbies/Free Time activities? Resistance training, riding horses, playing ukulele, painting, drawing, listening to stand up
First concert: A 1980’s top hits tribute
How long have you been with Protect 1 Family? Since April of 2021
Why Protect 1 Family? I wanted to prove to myself that I can do sales and I like the idea of the income potential and going on the trips.
Most recent position before Protect 1 Family? Bartender
Future goals? To own a second home in New Hampshire, to create a Big Brother/Big Sister program for underprivileged kids in Roanoke.
What motivates you? Experiences and opportunity
Advice to new people interviewing: If you’ve ever found yourself thinking “there has to be more” or that you are capable of better things, then this is an opportunity you should highly consider.
What does true leadership mean to you? Showing, not telling. Being a pinnacle example. Creating a culture that people are drawn to and will stay for.
How do you define success? Having financial goals comfortably covered, working a career that is meaningful and that one is passionate about, and having healthy relationships.
What is your personal philosophy? Trust your gut
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