Meet Anna, Office Team Leader at our Garfield Heights Giant Eagle
This week's #TeamMemberTuesday is featuring Anna, Office Team Leader at our Garfield Heights Giant Eagle! Anna is also a member of the Hispanic or Latinx Association (H.O.L.A.) Business Resource Group (BRG) - Giant Eagle and GetGo's newest BRG! Scroll down to learn more about our H.O.L.A. BRG.
What is your job title? And what do you love most about your job?
I'm the Office Team Leader at our City View Giant Eagle in Garfield Heights. I love helping to make sure our Front End department is running smoothly.
What is your proudest accomplishment?
I'm most proud of taking a chance on myself and applying for the position that I am in now.
What does National Hispanic Heritage Month mean to you?
National Hispanic Heritage Month is a time to recognize and honor the contributions and influence Hispanic Americans have made.
Is there anything special that you do to commemorate National Hispanic Heritage Month?
I use this time to remember the men and women that came before me and paved the way for me.
How has your heritage shaped the person you are today?
My Grandma has always been big on our heritage. She taught me to be proud of who I am and where we come from.
Does your family have any traditions that are especially important to you?
We get together once a week and spend time with each other.
What are some interesting hobbies or talents that most people may not know about you?
I really enjoy documentaries and reading and learning about true crime!
The H.O.L.A. BRG was formed to create a community within the Giant Eagle family for those who are part of, or simply interested in, Hispanic or Latinx culture. H.O.L.A. strives to be a resource for Team Members, the Company, and the broader community on issues that are impactful to the Hispanic and Latinx community.
The goals set forth by the H.O.L.A. BRG are focused on:
- Building a more diverse workplace and shopping experience for our Team Members and Guests
- Celebrating and educating about Hispanic and Latinx culture
- Providing mentorship and professional development opportunities
- Helping expand product offerings in store that are relevant to this community