Sentry Self Storage LLC, which provides self-storage management and consulting services, has made two staff promotions. Lainie Miller was promoted to vice president of operations. Christopher Ward was promoted to district manager of Georgia, Indiana and North Florida.
In her new role, Miller will oversee the company's day-to-day operations. She joined the company in 2007 with 13 years of operational and human-resources experience from Extra Space Storage and Storage USA. For the past year, she served as Sentry's regional manager of Georgia, North Florida and Texas.
“Lainie has been instrumental in both our growth and strategic direction over her five years with Sentry," said Richard Yonis, president.
Ward most recently served as Sentry's area manager for Georgia and North Florida. He joined the company in 2006 with seven years of operational experience from Extra Space Storage and Public Storage.
Based in Coral Spring, Fla., Sentry Self Storage manages more than 40 properties in several states, working with 18 ownership entities.